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

Galaxy NGC 2872 Galaxy in Leo Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 1.8' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as Arp 307, CGCG 62-33, KCPG 202A, MCG 2-24-8, PGC 26733, UGC 5018
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 2872 occurs at 14:07 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 2872 at hours

Late March

Data Sheet

9h 25m 42s
11º 25' 57''
E2 - Elliptical
147 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 2872