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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy IC 1028 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 220-28, MCG 7-30-25, PGC 52005, UGC 9368

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1028 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
14h 33m 16s
41º 39' 02''
0.0178
Sc - Spiral
245 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1028

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