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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 5556 Galaxy in Hydra Constellation

Size: 4.1' x 3.3' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as ESO 446-50, AM 1417-290, DDO 243, IRAS 14176-2901, MCG -5-34-9, PGC 51245, UGCA 389
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5556 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

14h 20m 34s
-29º 14' 28''
SBcd -
64 M light years
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