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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 4973 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 30'' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as ESO 143-15, PGC 64337

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Data Sheet

22.5
20h 14m 34s
-58º 22' 17''
0.0383
Sc - Spiral
527 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 4973

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