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

Galaxy IC 3247 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as CGCG 158-96, FGC 1422, MCG 5-29-77, PGC 40205, UGC 7459

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Galaxy IC 3247 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
12h 23m 14s
28º 53' 34''
0.0019
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26 M light years
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