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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Elliptical Galaxy IC 558 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 48'' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 152-63, MCG 5-23-33, NPM1G +29.0173, PGC 27931
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Uploaded by junastro71
Size: 3,875 × 2,774 px
Visual Field: 1.0º

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Data Sheet

9h 45m 00s
29º 27' 10''
E0 - Elliptical
429 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 558

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