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

Lenticular Galaxy IC 688 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as IRAS 11211-0931, PGC 156572

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 688 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

11h 23m 40s
-9º 47' 45''
S0 - Lenticular
76 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 688

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