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Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
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07:46 18:04

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5842 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 24'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as CGCG 135-5, MCG 4-36-3, PGC 53831
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5842 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.9
15h 04m 52s
21º 04' 13''
0.0346
Sb - Spiral
476 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5842

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