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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 2980 Galaxy in Musca Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as ESO 39-5, PGC 37612

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 2980 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
11h 57m 29s
-73º 41' 05''
0.0070
E3 - Elliptical
96 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2980

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