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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy IC 4296 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 2.8' x 2.8' Magnitude: 10.6 Also known as ESO 383-39, AM 1333-334, MCG -6-30-16, PGC 48040

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 4296 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

13h 36m 38s
-33º 57' 56''
E0 - Elliptical
172 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4296

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