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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:49 17:26

Spiral Galaxy IC 1251 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 339-29, MCG 12-16-21, PGC 59735, UGC 10757
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1251 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.6
17h 10m 12s
72º 24' 34''
0.0040
Sc - Spiral
55 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1251

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