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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Spiral Galaxy IC 1256 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 140-17, IRAS 17217+2631, KARA 805, MCG 4-41-7, PGC 60203, UGC 10829

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1256 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 23m 47s
26º 29' 11''
Sb - Spiral
217 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1256

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