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Weather for Jul 26 Night
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Waxing Crescent
09:39 22:44

Galaxy IC 553 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as MCG -1-25-16, PGC 27625

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Hourly Elevation Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 553 occurs at 14:30 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Early April

Data Sheet

22.4
9h 40m 45s
-5º 26' 07''
0.0218
Sa - Spiral
300 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 553