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

Lenticular Galaxy IC 1768 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as ESO 477-21, MCG -4-5-26, PGC 7636

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 1768 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.9
2h 00m 49s
-25º 01' 34''
0.0149
S0 - Lenticular
206 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1768

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