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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 5109 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as ESO 48-1, PGC 66963

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 5109 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.7
21h 33m 42s
-74º 06' 41''
0.0297
E2 - Elliptical
410 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5109

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