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

Zwicky's Triplet Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 44'' x 31'' Magnitude: 13.9 Members: IC 3481A, IC 3481, IC 3483
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Visual Field: 5.1º
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Zwicky's Triplet as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 32m 59s
11º 22' 50''
Last visited objects: Zwicky's Triplet

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