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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 5996 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as UGC 10033
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Jose_Verdugo
Size: 1,600 × 1,200 px
Visual Field: 0.1º

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 5996 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.9
15h 47m 00s
17º 52' 59''
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Sc - Spiral
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Last visited objects: NGC 5996

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