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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy IC 3356 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 54'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as CGCG 70-84, PGC 40761, UGC 7547, VCC 950

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Galaxy IC 3356 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.6
12h 26m 50s
11º 33' 30''
0.0037
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51 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3356

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