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Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5305 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 190-57, MCG 6-30-87, PGC 48930, UGC 8729
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5305 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

22.8
13h 47m 55s
37º 49' 33''
0.0189
SBb - Barred Spiral
260 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5305

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