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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 1421 Galaxy in Aquarius Constellation

Size: 24'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as MCG -2-56-9, NPM1G -10.0647, PGC 67924

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 1421 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.1
22h 03m 03s
-9º 58' 39''
0.0464
E3 - Elliptical
639 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1421

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