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

Spiral Galaxy IC 902 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 246-17, IRAS 13340+5012, MCG 8-25-24, PGC 47985, UGC 8593

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Spiral Galaxy IC 902 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
13h 36m 01s
49º 57' 38''
0.0054
Sb - Spiral
74 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 902

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