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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 5860 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as 1ZW 102, CGCG 221-28, IRAS 15047+4249, KCPG 454A, MCG 7-31-33, Mrk 480, PGC 53939, UGC 9717
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5860 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
15h 06m 33s
42º 38' 31''
0.0180
S0+S0 -
248 M light years
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