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

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 2479 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 24'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as CGCG 151-89, CGCG 152-8, IRAS 09251+3012, MCG 5-23-2, PGC 26866

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 2479 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.7
9h 28m 04s
29º 59' 28''
0.0278
SBb - Barred Spiral
383 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2479

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