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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy IC 1162 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 42'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as CGCG 108-56, KUG 1559+178, MCG 3-41-34, PGC 56693, V V 452

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Galaxy IC 1162 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
16h 01m 16s
17º 40' 38''
0.0445
SBbc -
613 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1162

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