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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy IC 2766 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 30'' x 6'' Magnitude: 15.2 Also known as PGC 1415831
Uploaded by junastro71
Size: 2,388 × 1,869 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
Uploaded by Jens_Zippel
Size: 1,440 × 1,013 px

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Galaxy IC 2766 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.6
11h 22m 22s
12º 54' 13''
0.0388
S -
534 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2766

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