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

Galaxy NGC 1576 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as MCG -1-12-7, PGC 15089
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 1576 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
4h 26m 18s
-3º 37' 15''
0.0159
E-S0 -
219 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1576

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