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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5974 Galaxy in Corona Borealis Constellation

Size: 36'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as ARAK 482, CGCG 166-25, IRAS 15370+3155, MCG 5-37-10, PGC 55694, UGC 9952
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.0
15h 39m 02s
31º 45' 34''
0.0067
Sc - Spiral
92 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5974

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