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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy IC 3509 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 70-174, NPM1G +12.0324, PGC 41797, VCC 1545
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Size: 2,047 × 2,047 px
Uploaded by SeG Astronomia Veneto, Italy
Size: 3,908 × 2,602 px
Visual Field: 1.2º

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Galaxy IC 3509 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
12h 34m 11s
12º 02' 57''
0.0067
E -
92 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3509

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