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Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy NGC 2556 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 24'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 119-45, NPM1G +21.0177, PGC 23325
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 2556 occurs at 13:01 hours

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Data Sheet

20.4
8h 19m 00s
20º 56' 15''
0.0155
S0 - Lenticular
213 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2556