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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 4284 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 12'' x 12'' Magnitude: 16.0 Also known as PGC 2287260
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Data Sheet

21.1
13h 31m 31s
46º 47' 41''
0.0611
E0 - Elliptical
842 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4284

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