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Observatory Parameters
Nov 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Galaxy IC 1657 Galaxy in Sculptor Constellation

Size: 2.4' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as IC 1663, ESO 352-24, AM 0111-325, IRAS 01117-3254, MCG -6-3-30, PGC 4440

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Galaxy IC 1657 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
1h 14m 06s
-32º 39' 01''
0.0120
SBbc -
165 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1657

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