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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy IC 5043 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 36'' x 18'' Magnitude: 15.6 Also known as ESO 187-14, PGC 65355

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Spiral Galaxy IC 5043 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.4
20h 46m 38s
-56º 59' 01''
0.0462
Sc - Spiral
637 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5043

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