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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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06:59 17:03
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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5297 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 5.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as CGCG 218-45, IRAS 13442+4407, KCPG 394B, MCG 7-28-63, PGC 48815, UGC 8709
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 640 × 470 px

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Data Sheet

13h 46m 23s
43º 52' 21''
SBc - Barred Spiral
111 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5297

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