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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 4857 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as IC 4858, ESO 142-12, AM 1924-585, IRAS 19244-5852, PGC 63256

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Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 4857 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
19h 28m 39s
-58º 46' 04''
0.0156
SBc - Barred Spiral
215 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4857

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