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Observatory Parameters
Oct 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:59 17:43

Lenticular Galaxy IC 2401 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 179-34, CGCG 180-8, MCG 6-20-5, NPM1G +37.0205, PGC 24728, UGC 4600

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 2401 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.8
8h 48m 10s
37º 45' 20''
0.0406
S0 - Lenticular
560 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2401

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