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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Elliptical Galaxy IC 1659 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 502-17, MCG 5-4-8, PGC 4584, UGC 812

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 1659 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
1h 16m 06s
30º 20' 54''
0.0230
E3 - Elliptical
317 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1659

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