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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy IC 356 Galaxy in Camelopardalis Constellation

Size: 5.9' x 3.9' Magnitude: 10.6 Also known as Arp 213, CGCG 327-15, IRAS 04025+6940, MCG 12-4-11, PGC 14508, UGC 2953

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Galaxy IC 356 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

4h 07m 46s
69º 48' 42''
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41 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 356

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