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

Galaxy NGC 3871 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as IC 2959, CGCG 186-41, MCG 6-26-31, PGC 36702, UGC 6744
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 3871 occurs at 16:32 hours

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Early May

Data Sheet

23.0
11h 46m 10s
33º 06' 33''
0.0323
Sb - Spiral
445 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3871