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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Elliptical Galaxy IC 3246 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 18'' x 18'' Magnitude: 15.3 Also known as PGC 40202
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Visual Field: 0.9º
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Uploaded by garcm3 Michigan, United States
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ISO: 800

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 3246 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 23m 17s
13º 03' 05''
E0 - Elliptical
1,138 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3246

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