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

Galaxy IC 1687 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 30'' x 18'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 502-61, MCG 5-4-39, PGC 5074

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Data Sheet

20.3
1h 23m 19s
33º 16' 36''
0.0167
C -
231 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1687

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