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Weather for Jul 27 Night
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Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy NGC 5731 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as IC 1045, CGCG 220-45, IRAS 14382+4259, KCPG 430B, MCG 7-30-47, PGC 52409, UGC 9460
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5731 occurs at 19:26 hours

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Data Sheet

21.3
14h 40m 09s
42º 46' 45''
0.0085
Sbc - Barred Spiral
116 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5731