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

Galaxy IC 1296 Galaxy in Lyra Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 201-40, MCG 6-41-22, PGC 62532, UGC 11374
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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Galaxy IC 1296 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 53m 18s
33º 03' 58''
SBbc -
235 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1296

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