The galaxy NGC 5643

Image of NGC 5643
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 5643 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 6° above the horizon.

Name NGC 5643
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lupus
Magnitude:13.60 (V)[1]
11.03 (B)[1]
7.46 (H)[1]
7.17 (K)[1]
8.07 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-2.57
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:14h32m [1]
Declination:-44°10' [1]
Distance:16.9 Mpc
55.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.54

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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