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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy IC 821 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 159-76, KUG 1245+300, MCG 5-30-83, PGC 43161, UGC 7957

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Galaxy IC 821 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 47m 26s
29º 47' 15''
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309 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 821

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