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

Galaxy IC 3896A Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.8' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as ESO 219-8, IRAS 12526-4948, PGC 44040

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Galaxy IC 3896A as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
12h 55m 30s
-50º 04' 15''
0.0071
SBcd -
98 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3896A

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