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Weather for Jul 27 Night
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Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

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
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom

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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