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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy IC 1608 Galaxy in Sculptor Constellation

Size: 2' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as ESO 351-27, MCG -6-3-13, PGC 3549

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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Galaxy IC 1608 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

0h 59m 24s
-34º 19' 47''
S0-a -
159 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1608

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