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

Galaxy IC 2163 Galaxy in Canis Major Constellation

Size: 3' x 1.2' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as ESO 556-9, MCG -4-15-21, PGC 18751, UGCA 125

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 2163 occurs at 10:58 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Mid February

Data Sheet

21.7
6h 16m 28s
-21º 22' 34''
0.0092
SBc - Barred Spiral
127 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2163