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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy IC 3168 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as CGCG 158-79, KUG 1217+281, MCG 5-29-64, PGC 39793

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Data Sheet

22.4
12h 20m 18s
27º 55' 10''
0.0498
SB? -
686 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3168

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