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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy IC 1006 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 133-45, KUG 1420+240, MCG 4-34-23, NPM1G +24.0353, PGC 51378

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Galaxy IC 1006 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

14h 22m 59s
23º 47' 40''
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236 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1006

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