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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 5488 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 3.4' x 1' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as IC 4375, ESO 384-58, AM 1405-330, IRAS 14051-3305, MCG -5-33-48, PGC 50423
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5488 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

14h 08m 02s
-33º 18' 53''
SBbc -
200 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5488

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