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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy IC 3946 Galaxy in Coma Berenices Constellation

Size: 42'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 160-210, DRCG 27-91, MCG 5-31-50, PGC 44508

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Lenticular Galaxy IC 3946 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
12h 58m 49s
27º 48' 35''
0.0196
S0 - Lenticular
269 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3946

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