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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 2531 Galaxy in Antlia Constellation

Size: 6.9' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as ESO 435-25, AM 0957-292, MCG -5-24-15, PGC 28909, UGCA 191

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Spiral Galaxy IC 2531 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

9h 59m 55s
-29º 37' 03''
Sc - Spiral
114 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2531

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