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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 4556 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 136-21, MCG 4-37-7, NPM1G +25.0393, PGC 55523

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 4556 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

15h 35m 22s
25º 17' 51''
E4 - Elliptical
472 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4556

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