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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:04 23:52

Galaxy IC 2596 Galaxy in Carina Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as ESO 38-2, FAIR 283, IRAS 10329-7258, PGC 31265

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Galaxy IC 2596 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

10h 34m 12s
-73º 14' 23''
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155 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2596

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