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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Spiral Galaxy IC 602 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as ARAK 237, CGCG 36-89, IRAS 10157+0717, KCPG 230B, MCG 1-26-34, PGC 30090, UGC 5561

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Spiral Galaxy IC 602 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.8
10h 18m 19s
7º 02' 57''
0.0126
Sc - Spiral
174 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 602

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