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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 5102 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 8.6' x 2.7' Magnitude: 9.6 Also known as ESO 382-50, AM 1319-362, IRAS 13191-3622, MCG -6-29-31, PGC 46674
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5102 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 21m 56s
-36º 37' 54''
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22 M light years
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