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Weather for Jul 29 Night
Clouds Seeing
First Quarter
12:42 00:00

Galaxy NGC 217 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 2.7' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as IRAS 00390-1017, MCG -2-2-85, PGC 2482
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 29

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 217 occurs at 05:19 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 217 at hours

Mid November

Data Sheet

0h 41m 33s
-10º 01' 17''
183 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 217