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

Galaxy IC 893 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 17-6, MCG 0-35-2, PGC 47566, UGC 8513

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Galaxy IC 893 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 31m 47s
-2º 36' 41''
Sab -
279 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 893

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