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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5743 Galaxy in Libra Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 30'' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as ESO 580-17, IRAS 14423-2042, MCG -3-38-4, PGC 52680
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5743 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

14h 45m 10s
-20º 54' 46''
Sb - Spiral
189 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5743

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