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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy IC 1728 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as ESO 353-47, IRAS 01455-3350, MCG -6-5-2, PGC 6584

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Galaxy IC 1728 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
1h 47m 44s
-33º 36' 05''
0.0288
SBbc -
397 M light years
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