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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy IC 1230 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 54'' x 54'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as CGCG 276-41, MCG 9-27-73, PGC 58903, UGC 10538

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Data Sheet

23.1
16h 45m 01s
51º 15' 35''
0.0481
S M -
662 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1230

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