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

Galaxy IC 342 Galaxy in Camelopardalis Constellation

Size: 21.4' x 20.9' Magnitude: 8.4 Also known as C 5, CGCG 305-2, IRAS 03419+6756, MCG 11-5-3, PGC 13826, UGC 2847
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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 342 occurs at 08:29 hours

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Early January

Data Sheet

3h 46m 48s
68º 05' 44''
SBc - Barred Spiral
1.3 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 342