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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy IC 2857 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 67-85, FGC 1253, MCG 2-29-33, PGC 35320, UGC 6475

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Spiral Galaxy IC 2857 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
11h 28m 31s
9º 06' 13''
0.0211
Sc - Spiral
290 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2857

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