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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 5169 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 246-2, MCG 8-25-4, PGC 47231, UGC 8465
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Data Sheet

13h 28m 09s
46º 40' 19''
SBbc -
112 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5169

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