The galaxy NGC 5147

Image of NGC 5147
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 5147 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:46 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:31, 50° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:40, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 5147
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:11.80 (V)[2]
12.70 (B)[1]
9.91 (H)[1]
9.73 (K)[1]
10.57 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sd
Right Ascension:13h26m [1]
Declination:+02°06' [1]
Distance:21.6 Mpc
70.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.87




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