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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 5159 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 44-88, MCG 1-34-22, PGC 47235, UGC 8460
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.2
13h 28m 16s
2º 59' 00''
0.0210
Scd -
289 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5159

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