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

Galaxy M 59 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 5.4' x 3.7' Magnitude: 9.6 Also known as NGC 4621, CGCG 70-223, MCG 2-32-183, PGC 42628, UGC 7858, VCC 1903
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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy M 59 occurs at 17:24 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy M 59 at hours

Mid May

Data Sheet

12h 42m 02s
11º 38' 50''
E5 - Elliptical
19 M light years
Last visited objects: M 59