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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 5902 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 274-35, MCG 8-28-11, PGC 54394
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5902 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

15h 14m 22s
50º 19' 48''
S -
510 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5902

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