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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Spiral Galaxy IC 4661 Galaxy in Apus Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as ESO 44-21, IRAS 17447-7401, PGC 60990

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Spiral Galaxy IC 4661 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 51m 02s
-74º 01' 57''
Sc - Spiral
222 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4661

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