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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy IC 1187 Galaxy in Ursa Minor Constellation

Size: 24'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as CGCG 338-34, MCG 12-15-40, NPM1G +70.0156, PGC 56589

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Galaxy IC 1187 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.9
15h 59m 10s
70º 33' 27''
0.0254
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349 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1187

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