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

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 746 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 18'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 127-106, IRAS 11530+2609, KUG 1153+261, MCG 4-28-96, PGC 37440, UGC 6898

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 746 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
11h 55m 35s
25º 53' 20''
0.0168
Sbc - Barred Spiral
231 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 746

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