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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy IC 951 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 272-11, MCG 9-23-12, PGC 49215, UGC 8775

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Data Sheet

22.6
13h 51m 47s
50º 58' 40''
0.0135
SBcd -
186 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 951

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