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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy IC 1291 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.4' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 255-6, IRAS 18326+4914, KAZ 486, MCG 8-34-4, PGC 62049, UGC 11283

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Galaxy IC 1291 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.6
18h 33m 52s
49º 16' 42''
0.0065
SBdm -
90 M light years
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