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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Elliptical Galaxy IC 3861 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 18'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.2

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 3861 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.8
12h 53m 50s
38º 16' 57''
0.0412
E3 - Elliptical
567 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3861

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