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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5494 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 2.1' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as ESO 446-25, IRAS 14094-3024, MCG -5-34-1, PGC 50732
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5494 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
14h 12m 23s
-30º 38' 40''
0.0087
Sc - Spiral
120 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5494

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