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

Galaxy IC 1858 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as ESO 416-29, DRCG 42-18, MCG -5-7-33, PGC 10671

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Galaxy IC 1858 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
2h 49m 08s
-31º 17' 21''
0.0202
S0-a -
279 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1858

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