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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Elliptical Galaxy IC 2131 Galaxy in Lepus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as IC 422, IRAS 05301-1715, MCG -3-15-1, PGC 17409

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 2131 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
5h 32m 18s
-17º 13' 25''
0.0099
E0 - Elliptical
136 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2131

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