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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Spiral Galaxy IC 721 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as IRAS 11399-0803, MCG -1-30-26, PGC 36354

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Spiral Galaxy IC 721 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

11h 42m 28s
-8º 20' 24''
Sc - Spiral
309 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 721

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