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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
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New Moon
07:43 17:57

Galaxy NGC 5953 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as Arp 91, CGCG 107-8, IRAS 15322+1521, KCPG 468A, MCG 3-40-5, PGC 55480, UGC 9903, V V 244
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5953 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

15h 34m 32s
15º 11' 39''
S0-a -
90 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5953

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