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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Lenticular Galaxy IC 524 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as ESO 564-1, NPM1G -18.0287, PGC 25198

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Hourly Elevation Jan 18

Lenticular Galaxy IC 524 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

8h 58m 12s
-19º 11' 29''
S0 - Lenticular
205 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 524

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