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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
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07:43 17:57

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5520 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 2' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as CGCG 272-43, IRAS 14105+5034, MCG 8-26-13, PGC 50728, UGC 9097
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5520 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
14h 12m 22s
50º 20' 54''
0.0063
Sb - Spiral
86 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5520

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