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Observatory Parameters
Nov 25
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:19 23:07

Galaxy NGC 5992 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 222-47, IRAS 15425+4114, KCPG 471A, MCG 7-32-49, Mrk 489, PGC 55913, UGC 10003
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 5992 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
15h 44m 21s
41º 05' 09''
0.0317
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437 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5992

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