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

Galaxy NGC 6653 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.5' Magnitude: 12.2 Also known as ESO 45-13, PGC 62342
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6653 occurs at 23:26 hours

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Mid August

Data Sheet

21.8
18h 44m 38s
-73º 15' 46''
0.0172
E1 - Elliptical
237 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6653