The galaxy NGC 5353

Image of NGC 5353
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 5353 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:04 (EST) – 8 hours and 2 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 60° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:53.

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Name NGC 5353
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
HCG 68
Constellation:Canes Venatici
Magnitude:11.10 (V)[2]
11.80 (B)[1]
7.63 (K)[1]
8.52 (J)[1]
7.73 (H)[1]
9.50 (R)[3]
Hubble type:S0
Right Ascension:13h53m [1]
Declination:+40°16' [1]
Distance:33.8 Mpc
110.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-23.14




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