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Observatory Parameters
Jan 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:36 00:00

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 2229 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 15.2 Also known as IC 496, CGCG 118-66, CGCG 119-1, IRAS 08067+2601, KCPG 155A, MCG 4-19-28, PGC 93095

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 2229 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

8h 09m 43s
25º 52' 51''
Sbc - Barred Spiral
354 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2229

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