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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 728 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 12-71, IRAS 11422-0119, MCG 0-30-21, PGC 36580, UGC 6720

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 728 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

11h 44m 50s
-1º 36' 05''
SBb - Barred Spiral
392 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 728

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