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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Ashburn
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Galaxy IC 1601 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as ESO 474-44, AM 0053-242, IRAS 00531-2425, MCG -4-3-32, PGC 3287

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Data Sheet

21.2
0h 55m 34s
-24º 09' 12''
0.0151
Sab -
207 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1601

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