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Observatory Parameters
Nov 25
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:19 23:07

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 1596 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 458-9, KARA 39, MCG 3-3-7, PGC 3219, UGC 550

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 1596 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
0h 54m 42s
21º 31' 23''
0.0089
Sbc - Barred Spiral
123 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1596

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