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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 5311 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 2.6' x 2.3' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 218-52, IRAS 13467+4014, MCG 7-28-72, PGC 49011, UGC 8735
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5311 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.9
13h 48m 55s
39º 59' 11''
0.0090
S0-a -
124 M light years
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