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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Elliptical Galaxy IC 748 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 36'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as ARAK 336, CGCG 41-11, IRAS 11548+0744, MCG 1-31-6, NPM1G +07.0277, PGC 37600

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Data Sheet

11h 57m 26s
7º 27' 41''
E2 - Elliptical
448 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 748

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