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

Spiral Galaxy IC 5238 Galaxy in Tucana Constellation

Size: 48'' x 18'' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as ESO 147-4, AM 2238-610, PGC 69501

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Spiral Galaxy IC 5238 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
22h 41m 29s
-60º 45' 28''
0.0260
Sc - Spiral
357 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5238

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