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Jan 16
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Galaxy IC 691 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 36'' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 291-70, IRAS 11238+5925, MCG 10-16-139, Mrk 169, PGC 35206, UGC 6447

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Data Sheet

11h 26m 44s
59º 09' 20''
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55 M light years
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