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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5531 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 54'' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 74-155, MCG 2-36-61, PGC 50999
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5531 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
14h 16m 43s
10º 53' 07''
0.0259
S0 - Lenticular
357 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5531

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