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

Galaxy IC 491 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 30'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 148-106, PGC 22631

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 491 occurs at 12:46 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 491 at hours

Mid March

Data Sheet

20.6
8h 03m 55s
26º 31' 09''
0.0216
S M
298 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 491