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Observatory Parameters
Apr 22
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
12:08 01:57

Galaxy IC 4531 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.9 Also known as CGCG 135-3, NPM1G +23.0392, PGC 53792

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Galaxy IC 4531 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

22.5
15h 04m 26s
23º 24' 56''
0.0526
C -
725 M light years
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