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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 5031 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 24'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as MCG -3-34-24, PGC 46006
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5031 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

13h 14m 03s
-16º 07' 20''
S0-a -
130 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5031

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