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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5162 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 2.7' x 1.4' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as NGC 5174, CGCG 72-87, IRAS 13269+1115, MCG 2-34-18, PGC 47346, UGC 8475
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5162 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.1
13h 29m 25s
11º 00' 28''
0.0228
Sc - Spiral
314 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5162

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