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

Galaxy IC 2531 Galaxy in Antlia Constellation

Size: 6.9' x 36'' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as ESO 435-25, AM 0957-292, MCG -5-24-15, PGC 28909, UGCA 191

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Hourly Elevation Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 2531 occurs at 14:50 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Mid April

Data Sheet

22.2
9h 59m 55s
-29º 37' 03''
0.0082
Sc - Spiral
114 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2531