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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 1078 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 76-102, MCG 2-38-25, PGC 53411, UGC 9608

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1078 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
14h 56m 29s
9º 21' 15''
0.0287
Sa - Spiral
395 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1078

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