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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 3642 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 18'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as PGC 1786619

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 3642 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.8
12h 40m 25s
26º 43' 53''
0.0226
E0 - Elliptical
311 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3642

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