The galaxy NGC 5898

Image of NGC 5898
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 5898 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 6° from it.

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Name NGC 5898
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:11.52 (V) [1]
12.37 (B) [1]
9.03 (J) [1]
8.31 (H) [1]
8.07 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.85
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:15h18m [1]
Declination:-24°05' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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