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

Galaxy IC 4957 Galaxy in Telescopium Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as ESO 186-3, AM 2005-555, IRAS 20056-5551, PGC 64183

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Galaxy IC 4957 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
20h 09m 35s
-55º 42' 32''
0.0328
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452 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4957

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