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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy IC 977 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 18-58, KCPG 417A, PGC 50477

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Galaxy IC 977 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
14h 08m 42s
-3º 00' 09''
0.0293
Sab -
403 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 977

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