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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
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Galaxy IC 3259 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 42-72, MCG 1-32-40, PGC 40273, UGC 7469, VCC 667

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Galaxy IC 3259 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 23m 48s
7º 11' 11''
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65 M light years
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