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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Lenticular Galaxy IC 3559 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 36'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as MCG 5-30-31, PGC 42012

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 3559 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.8
12h 36m 03s
26º 59' 15''
0.0314
S0 - Lenticular
433 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3559

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