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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5549 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 48'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 47-1, MCG 1-36-36, PGC 51118, UGC 9156
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5549 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
14h 18m 38s
7º 22' 37''
0.0257
S0 - Lenticular
354 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5549

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