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Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy IC 1431 Galaxy in Aquarius Constellation

Size: 48'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as MCG -2-56-15, PGC 68087

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1431 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

22h 07m 39s
-13º 30' 47''
Sa - Spiral
764 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1431

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