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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy IC 1002 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 47-15, PGC 51248

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Hourly Elevation Nov 20

Galaxy IC 1002 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

14h 20m 42s
5º 29' 08''
S -
375 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1002

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