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

Galaxy NGC 487 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as MCG -3-4-56, PGC 4958
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 487 occurs at 06:12 hours

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Late November

Data Sheet

21.7
1h 21m 54s
-16º 22' 12''
0.0198
Sa - Spiral
273 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 487