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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 5636 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as CGCG 47-62, MCG 1-37-17, PGC 51785, UGC 9304
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5636 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

14h 29m 39s
3º 16' 00''
SB0-a -
80 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5636

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