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

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 1401 Galaxy in Aquarius Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 376-31, IRAS 21444+0128, KARA 930, MCG 0-55-15, PGC 67339, UGC 11810

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 1401 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.7
21h 46m 59s
1º 42' 41''
0.0157
Sbc - Barred Spiral
217 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1401

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