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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy IC 3258 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 70-42, IRAS 12211+1245, KUG 1221+127, MCG 2-32-21, PGC 40264, UGC 7470, VCC 664

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Galaxy IC 3258 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

22.5
12h 23m 44s
12º 28' 42''
-0.0015
IBm -
48 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3258

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