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

Galaxy NGC 5104 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 16-57, IRAS 13188+0036, MCG 0-34-31, PGC 46633, UGC 8391
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5104 occurs at 18:07 hours

Monthly Elevation

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Late May

Data Sheet

13h 21m 22s
0º 20' 34''
Sa - Spiral
256 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5104