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

Galaxy IC 2166 Galaxy in Lynx Constellation

Size: 3' x 2.1' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 284-14, CGCG 285-1, KARA 168, MCG 10-10-1, PGC 19064, UGC 3463

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Galaxy IC 2166 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.0
6h 26m 55s
59º 04' 47''
0.0090
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124 M light years
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