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Weather for Jul 28 Night
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Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy IC 1408 Galaxy in Capricornus Constellation

Size: 1' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as MCG -2-55-7, NPM1G -13.0545, PGC 67574

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 1408 occurs at 02:35 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Early October

Data Sheet

21.5
21h 53m 08s
-13º 20' 46''
0.0177
S0 - Lenticular
244 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1408