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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Galaxy NGC 5945 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 2.9' x 1.8' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as CGCG 222-17, IRAS 15280+4305, MCG 7-32-17, NPM1G +43.0303, PGC 55243, UGC 9871
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5945 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

15h 29m 44s
42º 55' 08''
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254 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5945

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