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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy IC 5222 Galaxy in Tucana Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as ESO 109-6, AM 2226-655, FAIR 193, IRAS 22263-6555, PGC 68993

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Galaxy IC 5222 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22h 29m 54s
-65º 39' 41''
SBbc -
146 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5222

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