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Waning Gibbous

New Moon: Dec 11 (Friday)

Full Moon: Dec 25 (Friday)

Galaxy NGC 297

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Galaxy in constellation Cetus (The Whale).
NGC 297
#1 — Credit: NGC/IC Project

Data sheet

18'' x 12''
0h 55m 00s
-7º 20' 59''

Hourly altitude

Maximum altitude: 43.6 degrees at 20:33 hours

Monthly altitude

Best period for observing at

Early October

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