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Observatory Parameters
Oct 17
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:59 17:43

Elliptical Galaxy IC 886 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 18'' x 18'' Magnitude: 15.3 Also known as NPM1G -04.0444, PGC 1058761

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 886 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

13h 23m 57s
-4º 23' 40''
E0 - Elliptical
1,044 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 886

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