The galaxy NGC 5308

Image of NGC 5308
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 5308 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible around 19:03 (EDT), 33° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:55, 31° above your north-eastern horizon.

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Name NGC 5308
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:11.30 (V) [2]
12.50 (B) [3]
9.28 (J) [3]
8.59 (H) [3]
8.36 (K) [3]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:13h47m [3]
Declination:+60°58' [3]
Distance:29.8 Mpc
97.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.07

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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