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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 1970 Galaxy in Horologium Constellation

Size: 3.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as ESO 249-7, AM 0334-440, IRAS 03348-4407, MCG -7-8-3, PGC 13322

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Spiral Galaxy IC 1970 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

3h 36m 31s
-43º 57' 23''
Sb - Spiral
57 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1970

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