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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5493 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.5' Magnitude: 11.4 Also known as MCG -1-36-13, PGC 50670, UGCA 386
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5493 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.0
14h 11m 29s
-5º 02' 38''
0.0090
S0 - Lenticular
124 M light years
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