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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 1262 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 226-25, MCG 7-36-20, PGC 60479, UGC 10900

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 1262 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
17h 33m 02s
43º 45' 35''
0.0326
E5 - Elliptical
450 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1262

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