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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 5301 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as ESO 77-12, PGC 71040

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Spiral Galaxy IC 5301 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.0
23h 18m 58s
-69º 33' 45''
0.0136
Sc - Spiral
187 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5301

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