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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy IC 1959 Galaxy in Horologium Constellation

Size: 2.9' x 42'' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as ESO 200-39, IRAS 03317-5934, PGC 13163

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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Galaxy IC 1959 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
3h 33m 12s
-50º 24' 44''
0.0021
SBm -
29 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1959

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