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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 3557 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 48'' x 48'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as MCG 3-32-77, NPM1G +16.0310, PGC 42015

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 3557 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.6
12h 36m 08s
16º 38' 29''
0.0789
E0 - Elliptical
1,087 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3557

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