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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Galaxy NGC 5991 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 136-67, MCG 4-37-28, NPM1G +24.0388, PGC 55953
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.5
15h 45m 16s
24º 37' 51''
0.0227
S -
312 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5991

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