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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy IC 844 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 24'' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as ESO 443-40, MCG -5-31-24, PGC 45086

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 844 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 03m 18s
-30º 31' 15''
S0 - Lenticular
134 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 844

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