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Galaxy NGC 5556

Galaxy in Hydra constellation (The Water Snake (female)). Also known as ESO 446-50, AM 1417-290, DDO 243, IRAS 14176-2901, MCG -5-34-9, PGC 51245, UGCA 389.
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4.1' x 3.3'
11.8
14.4
14h 20m 34s
-29º 14' 28''
0.0046
SBcd
64 M light years

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