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

Galaxy NGC 5478 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 18-55, IRAS 14055-0127, MCG 0-36-19, PGC 50430, UGC 9034, UM 636
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5478 occurs at 18:54 hours

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Mid June

Data Sheet

14h 08m 08s
-1º 42' 07''
346 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5478