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

Galaxy NGC 1305 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 390-72, MCG 0-9-69, PGC 12582, UGC 2697
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 1305 occurs at 08:07 hours

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Late December

Data Sheet

3h 21m 22s
-2º 18' 58''
288 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1305