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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 5002 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 189-34, KUG 1308+368, MCG 6-29-51, PGC 45728, UGC 8254
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5002 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

13h 10m 38s
36º 38' 03''
SBm -
50 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5002

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