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Observatory Parameters
Nov 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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05:52 16:51
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5961 Galaxy in Corona Borealis Constellation

Size: 48'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as ARAK 478, CGCG 166-13, IRAS 15332+3101, MCG 5-37-5, PGC 55515, UGC 9918
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5961 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
15h 35m 16s
30º 51' 50''
0.0061
Sb - Spiral
84 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5961

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