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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 5518 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 133-13, MCG 4-34-6, NPM1G +21.0389, PGC 50817
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.9
14h 13m 47s
20º 50' 55''
0.0160
E-S0 -
220 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5518

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