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Weather for Jul 29 Night
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12:42 00:00

Galaxy IC 531 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 6-28, IRAS 09152-0004, MCG 0-24-6, PGC 26258, UGC 4923

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Hourly Elevation Jul 29

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 531 occurs at 13:56 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Late March

Data Sheet

22.0
9h 17m 50s
-0º 16' 41''
0.0175
SBab
240 M light years
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