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Observatory Parameters
Nov 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:18 20:21

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5561 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 30'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as CGCG 295-44, PGC 2800986
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.6
14h 17m 22s
58º 45' 01''
0.0397
Sb - Spiral
546 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5561

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