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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 794 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 70-102, MCG 2-32-70, NPM1G +12.0319, PGC 40964, UGC 7585, VCC 1073
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Size: 3,306 × 2,464 px
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Size: 2,048 × 1,387 px
Visual Field: 1.0º

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 794 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 28m 08s
12º 05' 38''
E2 - Elliptical
87 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 794

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