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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy IC 5243 Galaxy in Pegasus Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as 2ZW 185, ARAK 562, CGCG 474-21, KCPG 571B, KUG 2239+231, MCG 4-53-11, PGC 69495, UGC 12153
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Size: 823 × 600 px
Visual Field: 0.1º

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Data Sheet

22.2
22h 41m 24s
23º 22' 31''
0.0238
Sbc - Barred Spiral
328 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5243

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