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

Elliptical Galaxy IC 2179 Galaxy in Camelopardalis Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 309-25, KCPG 128A, MCG 11-9-38A, PGC 20516, UGC 3750

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Elliptical Galaxy IC 2179 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
7h 15m 32s
64º 55' 33''
0.0145
E1 - Elliptical
199 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2179

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