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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 712 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 242-54, MCG 8-21-63, PGC 35785

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 712 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

11h 34m 49s
49º 04' 40''
E4 - Elliptical
462 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 712

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