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Observatory Parameters
Nov 23
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:02 21:14

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 5087 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as ESO 47-26, IRAS 21092-7358, PGC 66391

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Data Sheet

21.4
21h 14m 21s
-73º 46' 25''
0.0538
SBb - Barred Spiral
742 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5087

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