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Weather for Jul 26 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
09:39 22:44

Galaxy NGC 87 Galaxy in Phoenix Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as ESO 194-8, AM 0018-485, PGC 1357
Credit: ESO

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Hourly Elevation Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 87 occurs at 05:11 hours

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Mid November

Data Sheet

22.4
0h 21m 14s
-48º 37' 43''
0.0114
IBm/P
157 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 87