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

Galaxy IC 5301 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as ESO 77-12, PGC 71040

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 5301 occurs at 04:05 hours

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Late October

Data Sheet

23.0
23h 18m 58s
-69º 33' 45''
0.0136
Sc - Spiral
187 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5301