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

Galaxy IC 401 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as IRAS 05019-1008, MCG -2-13-40, Mrk 1092, PGC 16672

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 401 occurs at 09:46 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 401 at hours

Late January

Data Sheet

21.1
5h 04m 19s
-10º 04' 32''
0.0112
SBb - Barred Spiral
154 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 401