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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy IC 4243 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as ESO 509-1, DRCG 28-13, PGC 46984

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Data Sheet

21.9
13h 25m 51s
-27º 37' 36''
0.0396
E-S0 -
545 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4243

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