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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy IC 2158 Galaxy in Columba Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as ESO 425-7, IRAS 06033-2751, MCG -5-15-4, PGC 18388

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Galaxy IC 2158 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

6h 05m 17s
-27º 51' 25''
SBab -
72 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2158

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