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Galaxy NGC 5957

Galaxy in Serpens constellation (The Serpent). Also known as CGCG 78-18, IRAS 15330+1212, MCG 2-40-4, NPM1G +12.0436, PGC 55520, UGC 9915.
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2.8' x 2.6'
11.7
13.7
15h 35m 23s
12º 02' 52''
0.0061
SBb - Barred Spiral
84 M light years

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