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

Spiral Galaxy IC 5055 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as ESO 74-17, PGC 65643

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Data Sheet

21.5
20h 52m 57s
-68º 26' 41''
0.0327
Sc - Spiral
450 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5055

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