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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 578 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 64-4, IRAS 09535+1043, KCPG 220B, MCG 2-26-2, PGC 28674, UGC 5337

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 578 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.7
9h 56m 16s
10º 29' 11''
0.0296
SBa - Barred Spiral
408 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 578

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