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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy IC 1899 Galaxy in Fornax Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 18'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as ESO 481-8, IRAS 03100-2529, MCG -4-8-41, PGC 11930

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Data Sheet

20.8
3h 12m 13s
-25º 18' 18''
0.0209
S0-a -
288 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1899

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