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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Galaxy IC 1879 Galaxy in Horologium Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.1 Also known as ESO 199-14, AM 0302-522, FAIR 736, PGC 11542

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Hourly Elevation Jan 23

Galaxy IC 1879 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

3h 03m 52s
-52º 07' 04''
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575 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1879

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