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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 1705 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as MCG -1-4-48, PGC 5377

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 1705 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
1h 26m 44s
-3º 30' 06''
0.0193
E2 - Elliptical
266 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1705

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