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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 4279 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 54'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as ESO 509-47, MCG -4-32-32, PGC 47642

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Data Sheet

22.2
13h 32m 30s
-27º 07' 39''
0.0399
Sbc - Barred Spiral
550 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4279

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