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

Galaxy IC 979 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 103-90, MCG 3-36-61, PGC 50530, UGC 9053

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Galaxy IC 979 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
14h 09m 32s
14º 49' 54''
0.0257
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355 M light years
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