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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 1551 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 2.5' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 409-16, IRAS 00250+0836, KARA 22, MCG 1-2-13, PGC 1700, UGC 268

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1551 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.5
0h 27m 35s
8º 52' 38''
0.0435
Sb - Spiral
599 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1551

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