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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5976 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 48'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as CGCG 297-22, MCG 10-22-25, PGC 55609
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5976 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
15h 36m 47s
59º 23' 54''
0.0102
S0 - Lenticular
140 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5976

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