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Weather for Jul 27 Night
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Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy IC 551 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 48'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 35-29, MCG 1-25-12, PGC 27645, UGC 5168
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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 551 occurs at 14:27 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Early April

Data Sheet

21.6
9h 41m 00s
6º 56' 11''
0.0286
S
394 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 551