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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Spiral Galaxy IC 2798 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 48'' x 6'' Magnitude: 15.3 Also known as FGC 1242, PGC 91114

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Data Sheet

21.2
11h 24m 24s
12º 24' 57''
0.0399
Sc - Spiral
550 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2798

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