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

Galaxy IC 978 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as CGCG 18-60, KCPG 417B, MCG 0-36-21, NPM1G -02.0386, PGC 50493

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 978 occurs at 18:55 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Mid June

Data Sheet

21.5
14h 08m 58s
-2º 58' 24''
0.0055
Sbc - Barred Spiral
75 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 978