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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 1998 Galaxy in Taurus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 391-39, NPM1G +01.0131, PGC 13978

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Data Sheet

22.5
3h 51m 31s
1º 11' 25''
0.0378
E2 - Elliptical
521 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1998

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