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

Galaxy IC 1206 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 79-87, KCPG 491A, MCG 2-41-23, PGC 57623, UGC 10293

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Galaxy IC 1206 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
16h 15m 12s
11º 17' 49''
0.0338
Sab -
465 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1206

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