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Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy IC 256 Galaxy in Perseus Constellation

Size: 30'' x 18'' Magnitude: 16.9 Also known as 5ZW 280, PGC 10737

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 256 occurs at 07:31 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 256 at hours

Mid December

Data Sheet

23.5
2h 49m 40s
46º 57' 16''
0.0292
C
402 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 256