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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Galaxy IC 2079 Galaxy in Dorado Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as ESO 157-33, DRCG 47-62, PGC 15200

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Galaxy IC 2079 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.7
4h 28m 30s
-53º 44' 17''
0.0359
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494 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2079

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