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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy IC 4871 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 3.5' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as IC 4872, ESO 142-24, PGC 63395

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Galaxy IC 4871 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

19h 35m 42s
-57º 31' 08''
SBcd -
88 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4871

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