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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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07:43 17:57

Elliptical Galaxy IC 1864 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 42'' Magnitude: 11.6 Also known as ESO 356-17, AM 0251-342, MCG -6-7-11, PGC 10925

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 1864 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.0
2h 53m 39s
-34º 11' 52''
0.0152
E4 - Elliptical
209 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1864

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