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Observatory Parameters
Mar 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:41 21:42

Galaxy IC 2656 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 30'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.2 Also known as PGC 1405477

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Hourly Elevation Mar 19

Galaxy IC 2656 as seen from Leesburg
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Data Sheet

11h 15m 05s
12º 22' 44''
S -
957 M light years
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