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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 5866A Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 30'' x 30'' Magnitude: 15.5 Also known as Keeler 690, PGC 166188
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Visual Field: 0.3º
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Visual Field: 0.5º
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Visual Field: 0.4º

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Data Sheet

22.6
15h 05m 16s
55º 49' 38''
0.0020
E0 - Elliptical
27 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5866A

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