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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5993 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 222-48, IRAS 15426+4116, KCPG 471B, MCG 7-32-50, PGC 55918, UGC 10007
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5993 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
15h 44m 27s
41º 07' 15''
0.0319
SBb - Barred Spiral
440 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5993

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