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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 4712 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.2 Also known as ESO 71-14, AM 1830-714, FAIR 497, IRAS 18251-7143, PGC 61981

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 4712 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
18h 31m 06s
-71º 41' 37''
0.0128
Sbc - Barred Spiral
176 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4712

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