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IC 404 Facts

IC 404 is a spiral galaxy object of interest in space. in the constellation of Orion.

It is also referred to as IC404 which is short for Index Catalogue number 404. The Index Catalogue is an update to the earlier NGC catalogue.

The Spiral Galaxy's location is 5:13:19.602 (R.A.) and 09:45:17.50 (Dec.).

Travel Time to IC 404

The time it will take to travel to this star is dependent on how fast you are going. U.G. has done some calculations as to how long it will take going at differing speeds. A note about the calculations, when I'm talking about years, I'm talking non-leap years only (365 days).

The New Horizons space probe is the fastest probe that we've sent into space at the time of writing. Its primary mission was to visit Pluto which at the time of launch (2006), Pluto was still a planet.

DescriptionSpeed (m.p.h.)Time (years)
Airbus A3807360.00
Speed of Sound (Mach 1)767.2690.00
Concorde (Mach 2)1,534.540.00
New Horizons Probe33,0000.00
Speed of Light670,616,629.000.00

Fact File

NameIC 404
TypeSpiral Galaxy
Index Catalogue IdIC404
Right Ascension5:13:19.602
Radial Velocity8929

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