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Galaxy IC 1256

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as CGCG 140-17, IRAS 17217+2631, KARA 805, MCG 4-41-7, PGC 60203, UGC 10829.
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Data Sheet

1.6' x 1.1'
17h 23m 47s
26º 29' 11''
0.0158
13.20
13.70
Sb - Spiral
217 M light years

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Hourly Elevation

Maximum elevation at 12:28 hours

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Best period for observing at
Mid July

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