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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Galaxy IC 3687 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 2.5' x 1.5' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 216-19, DDO 141, MCG 7-26-39, PGC 42656, UGC 7866

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Galaxy IC 3687 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.6
12h 42m 15s
38º 30' 13''
0.0012
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16 M light years
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