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

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5508 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 133-9, MCG 4-34-2, PGC 50741, UGC 9094
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5508 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
14h 12m 28s
24º 38' 07''
0.0381
S0 - Lenticular
524 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5508

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