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

Galaxy IC 1741 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as MCG -3-5-23, NPM1G -17.0066, PGC 6900

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Galaxy IC 1741 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
1h 51m 56s
-16º 47' 15''
0.0497
S0-a -
685 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1741

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