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

Galaxy IC 987 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 103-112, KUG 1409+194, MCG 3-36-78, PGC 50663

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Galaxy IC 987 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.8
14h 11m 31s
19º 10' 18''
0.0140
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193 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 987

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