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Jan 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5853 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 221-27, IRAS 15039+3942, MCG 7-31-30, PGC 53894, UGC 9707
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5853 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

15h 05m 53s
39º 31' 21''
SBb - Barred Spiral
410 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5853

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