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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 5142 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as ESO 108-6, PGC 67640

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Spiral Galaxy IC 5142 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.6
21h 55m 20s
-65º 30' 36''
0.0179
Sc - Spiral
246 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5142

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