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

Galaxy IC 4888 Galaxy in Telescopium Constellation

Size: 1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as ESO 185-12, PGC 63609

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Galaxy IC 4888 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
19h 44m 52s
-54º 27' 23''
0.0085
E-S0 -
117 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4888

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