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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 4598 Galaxy in Scorpius Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as ESO 451-18, IRAS 16150-3119, PGC 57772

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 4598 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
16h 18m 13s
-31º 26' 29''
0.0123
Sbc - Barred Spiral
169 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4598

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