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Observatory Parameters
Nov 23
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:02 21:14

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 996 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 295-43, IRAS 14157+5751, KUG 1415+578, MCG 10-20-92, PGC 51036, UGC 9152

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Data Sheet

21.2
14h 17m 21s
57º 37' 48''
0.0103
Sbc - Barred Spiral
142 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 996

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