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

Galaxy IC 5242 Galaxy in Pegasus Constellation

Size: 48'' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 474-20, IRAS 22388+2308, KCPG 571A, KUG 2238+231, MCG 4-53-10, PGC 69487, UGC 12148
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Size: 823 × 600 px
Visual Field: 0.1º

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Galaxy IC 5242 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
22h 41m 15s
23º 24' 24''
0.0236
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326 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5242

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