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Observatory Parameters
Nov 25
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:19 23:07

Elliptical Galaxy IC 989 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 46-72, MCG 1-36-27, PGC 50891, UGC 9114
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Size: 3,392 × 2,199 px
Visual Field: 1.4º

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 989 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
14h 14m 51s
3º 07' 51''
0.0254
E2 - Elliptical
349 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 989

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