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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy IC 1579 Galaxy in Sculptor Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as ESO 474-22, MCG -5-3-2, PGC 2667

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Galaxy IC 1579 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
0h 45m 32s
-26º 33' 51''
0.0228
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314 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1579

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