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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

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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Spiral Galaxy IC 2798 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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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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