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

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 1731 Galaxy in Triangulum Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 482-21, MCG 4-5-18, PGC 6756, UGC 1291

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 1731 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
1h 50m 12s
27º 11' 46''
0.0117
SBc - Barred Spiral
161 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1731

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