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Observatory Parameters
Feb 25
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
13:18 03:10

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5817 Galaxy in Libra Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as MCG -3-38-41, NPM1G -15.0520, PGC 53567
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.3
14h 59m 40s
-16º 10' 49''
0.0241
S0 - Lenticular
332 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5817

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