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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5231 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 45-34, IRAS 13332+0315, MCG 1-35-11, PGC 47953, UGC 8574
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5231 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
13h 35m 48s
2º 59' 56''
0.0218
SBa - Barred Spiral
300 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5231

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