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Observatory Parameters
Dec 15
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:43 15:27

Elliptical Galaxy IC 855 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as PGC 45725

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 855 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
13h 10m 36s
-4º 29' 06''
0.0261
E5 - Elliptical
360 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 855

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