The galaxy NGC 5501

Image of NGC 5501
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 5501 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 17° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 5501
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:15.10 (B)[1]
10.98 (K)[1]
12.11 (J)[1]
11.48 (H)[1]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right Ascension:14h12m [1]
Declination:+01°16' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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