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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5277 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 36'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 161-129, KUG 1340+302, PGC 48563, ZwG 161.129
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5277 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.6
13h 42m 38s
29º 57' 14''
0.0398
Sbc - Barred Spiral
548 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5277

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