The galaxy NGC 5556

Image of NGC 5556
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 5556 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 19° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 5556
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hydra
Magnitude:12.43 (B)[1]
Hubble type:Scd
Right Ascension:14h20m [1]
Declination:-29°14' [1]
Distance:18.8 Mpc
61.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.94

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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