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Observatory Parameters
Mar 19
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:41 21:42

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5975 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 136-46, IRAS 15377+2137, MCG 4-37-19, PGC 55739, UGC 9963
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5975 as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

15h 39m 57s
21º 28' 14''
Sbc - Barred Spiral
202 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5975

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