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

Galaxy NGC 5406 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 219-38, IRAS 13582+3909, MCG 7-29-31, PGC 49847, UGC 8925
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5406 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
14h 00m 20s
38º 54' 55''
0.0174
SBbc -
239 M light years
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