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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Spiral Galaxy IC 3587 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.1 Also known as FGC 1474, IRAS 12343+2749, KUG 1234+278, MCG 5-30-36, PGC 42083, UGC 7787

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Data Sheet

22.3
12h 36m 48s
27º 32' 59''
0.0245
Sc - Spiral
337 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3587

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