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

Galaxy IC 686 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 24'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 39-158, PGC 34950

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Galaxy IC 686 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.4
11h 23m 05s
5º 38' 38''
0.0492
S -
678 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 686

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