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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 5983 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1' x 1' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 50-79, MCG 1-40-12, NPM1G +08.0415, PGC 55845, UGC 9983
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 5983 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.5
15h 42m 45s
8º 14' 30''
0.0411
E0 - Elliptical
566 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5983

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