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Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy NGC 5869 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.6' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as CGCG 21-22, KCPG 456B, MCG 0-39-6, PGC 54119, UGC 9742
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5869 occurs at 19:52 hours

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Late June

Data Sheet

21.9
15h 09m 49s
0º 28' 13''
0.0070
S0 - Lenticular
96 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5869