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Observatory Parameters
Oct 17
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:59 17:43

Galaxy IC 3461 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 70-148, MCG 2-32-116, PGC 41529, VCC 1407
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Size: 1,200 × 908 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
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Size: 2,047 × 2,047 px

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Data Sheet

21.9
12h 32m 02s
11º 53' 22''
0.0034
E-S0 -
47 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3461

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