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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 2580 Galaxy in Antlia Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.7' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ESO 436-25, IRAS 10260-3115, MCG -5-25-4, PGC 30814

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 2580 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
10h 28m 17s
-31º 31' 04''
0.0105
SBc - Barred Spiral
144 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2580

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