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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 1196 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 79-55, IRAS 16055+1054, MCG 2-41-9, PGC 57246, UGC 10218

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1196 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 07m 58s
10º 46' 47''
Sa - Spiral
224 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1196

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