The Messier 51B (Galaxy)

Image of Messier 51B
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Messier 51B is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 19:01 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting -- the Sun at --:-- (EDT). In the morning, it will rise at --:-- – -- the Sun – and reach an altitude of 25° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:56.

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Name Messier 51B
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 5195
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:9.55 (V) [1]
10.45 (B) [1]
7.21 (J) [1]
6.46 (H) [1]
6.25 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.90
Hubble type:SBa
Right ascension:13h29m [1]
Declination:+47°15' [1]




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