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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Spiral Galaxy IC 2142 Galaxy in Mensa Constellation

Size: 48'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as ESO 16-7, PGC 17430

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Spiral Galaxy IC 2142 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

5h 33m 08s
-78º 01' 10''
Sc - Spiral
81 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2142

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