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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 1556 Galaxy in Dorado Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as ESO 202-4, AM 0416-501, IRAS 04163-5017, PGC 14818
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1556 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
4h 17m 44s
-50º 09' 50''
0.0033
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45 M light years
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