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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Galaxy IC 2985 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 157-74, KUG 1156+310, MCG 5-28-69, PGC 37744, UGC 6981

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Galaxy IC 2985 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

11h 59m 12s
30º 43' 52''
SB0-a -
153 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2985

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