The galaxy NGC 5550

Image of NGC 5550
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 5550 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 23:58, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:35, 63° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:51, 58° above your south-western horizon.

Name NGC 5550
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Bootes
Brightness (V):Mag 14.0
Right Ascension:14h18m
Declination:+12°52'
Distance:119.8 Mpc
390.4 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.39

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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