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

Galaxy IC 4253 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as ESO 444-42, MCG -5-32-22, PGC 47161

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Hourly Elevation Jan 18

Galaxy IC 4253 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 27m 32s
-27º 52' 22''
SBbc -
466 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4253

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