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

Galaxy NGC 4863 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as MCG -2-33-81, PGC 44650
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 4863 occurs at 17:41 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Late May

Data Sheet

22.0
12h 59m 42s
-14º 01' 46''
0.0146
S0-a
202 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4863