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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Lenticular Galaxy IC 552 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 63-38, MCG 2-25-17, PGC 27665, UGC 5171

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 552 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
9h 41m 16s
10º 38' 50''
0.0195
S0 - Lenticular
269 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 552

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