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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5987 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 4.2' x 1.3' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as CGCG 297-26, IRAS 15387+5814, MCG 10-22-32, PGC 55740, UGC 9971
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Visual Field: 0.1º
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Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,375 × 1,025 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5987 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
15h 39m 56s
58º 04' 47''
0.0100
Sb - Spiral
138 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5987

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