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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Lenticular Galaxy IC 1638 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as ARAK 34, CGCG 501-129, CGCG 502-5, MCG 5-3-82, NPM1G +33.0036, PGC 4338

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 1638 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

1h 12m 21s
33º 21' 54''
S0 - Lenticular
220 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1638

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