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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 1356 Galaxy in Capricornus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as MCG -3-53-22, PGC 65965

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 1356 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.1
21h 02m 53s
-15º 48' 42''
0.0284
E3 - Elliptical
391 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1356

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