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

Galaxy IC 2942 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 24'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.4 Also known as PGC 1399175

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 2942 occurs at 16:22 hours

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Data Sheet

21.3
11h 36m 12s
11º 48' 55''
0.0317
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437 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2942