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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Galaxy NGC 5566 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 6.6' x 2.3' Magnitude: 10.6 Also known as Arp 286, CGCG 47-12, IRAS 14178+0409, MCG 1-37-2, PGC 51233, UGC 9175
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 3,268 × 2,196 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 1,274 × 904 px
Visual Field: 0.3º

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Data Sheet

14h 20m 20s
3º 55' 59''
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69 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5566

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