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

Galaxy NGC 5864 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 2.8' x 54'' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as CGCG 49-15, MCG 1-39-2, PGC 54111, UGC 9740
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5864 occurs at 19:55 hours

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Data Sheet

21.4
15h 09m 33s
3º 03' 11''
0.0063
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
87 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5864