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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 5491B Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 18'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.7 Also known as NPM1G +06.0411, PGC 214225
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.3
14h 10m 57s
6º 22' 20''
0.0197
C -
272 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5491B

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