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

Galaxy NGC 5560 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 3.6' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.4 Also known as Arp 286, CGCG 47-10, IRAS 14175+0413, MCG 1-37-1, PGC 51223, UGC 9172
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Visual Field: 0.5º
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Visual Field: 0.3º

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Galaxy NGC 5560 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
14h 20m 04s
3º 59' 34''
0.0058
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80 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5560

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