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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Lenticular Galaxy IC 3888 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as MCG 7-27-3, NPM1G +39.0303, PGC 43956

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 3888 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
12h 54m 46s
39º 34' 19''
0.0322
S0 - Lenticular
444 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3888

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