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Observatory Parameters
Nov 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:02 21:14

Galaxy NGC 5101 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 5.4' x 4.6' Magnitude: 10.7 Also known as ESO 508-58, AM 1319-271, IRAS 13190-2709, MCG -4-32-8, PGC 46661, UGCA 351
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Messier2112
Size: 3,398 × 2,247 px
Visual Field: 0.4º

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Galaxy NGC 5101 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

13h 21m 45s
-27º 25' 51''
SB0-a -
86 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5101

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