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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 3136 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 54'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as CGCG 42-5, IRAS 12163+0627, MCG 1-31-48, PGC 39601, UGC 7349, VCC 314

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 3136 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
12h 18m 57s
6º 11' 00''
0.0187
SBc - Barred Spiral
257 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3136

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