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Jan 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5918 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 249-16, IRAS 15177+4603, MCG 8-28-17, PGC 54690, UGC 9817
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5918 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

15h 19m 25s
45º 52' 49''
Sc - Spiral
237 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5918

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