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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy IC 5059 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as ESO 144-6, PGC 65539

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Galaxy IC 5059 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
20h 51m 13s
-57º 41' 18''
0.0112
Sab -
154 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5059

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