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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy IC 579 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as IRAS 09542-1332, MCG -2-26-5, PGC 28702

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Galaxy IC 579 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
9h 56m 39s
-13º 46' 28''
0.0316
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436 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 579

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