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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Spiral Galaxy IC 5279 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as ESO 77-1, AM 2259-692, IRAS 22597-6928, PGC 70335

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Hourly Elevation Nov 18

Spiral Galaxy IC 5279 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23h 03m 02s
-69º 12' 35''
Sa - Spiral
179 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5279

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