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

Galaxy NGC 3163 Galaxy in Leo Minor Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 211-27, MCG 7-21-26, PGC 29846, UGC 5517
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 3163 occurs at 15:00 hours

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Mid April

Data Sheet

10h 14m 07s
38º 39' 10''
288 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3163