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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 5548 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as CGCG 133-25, IRAS 14156+2522, KUG 1415+253, MCG 4-34-13, PGC 51074, UGC 9149
Credit: ESA/Hubble and NASA. Acknowledgement: Davide de Martin.
Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI)
Credit: Richard Griffiths, The Johns Hopkins University and NASA/ESA
Credit: Richard Griffiths, The Johns Hopkins University and NASA/ESA

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21.9
14h 17m 59s
25º 08' 12''
0.0172
S0-a -
236 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5548

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