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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Elliptical Galaxy IC 1688 Galaxy in Pisces Constellation

Size: 24'' x 18'' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as PGC 169774

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Data Sheet

21.3
1h 23m 28s
33º 04' 58''
0.0168
E3 - Elliptical
231 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1688

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