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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 980 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 30'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as NPM1G -07.0427, PGC 1020574

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 980 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
14h 10m 22s
-7º 20' 30''
0.0226
E0 - Elliptical
311 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 980

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