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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 3909 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 18'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.2 Also known as PGC 2165019

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 3909 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.8
12h 56m 02s
40º 23' 06''
0.0590
E3 - Elliptical
812 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3909

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