The galaxy NGC 5861

Image of NGC 5861
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 5861 will become visible around 20:41 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 22° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 30 minutes after the Sun at 22:59.

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Name NGC 5861
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:12.62 (V) [1]
13.34 (B) [1]
9.62 (J) [1]
8.94 (H) [1]
8.70 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.72
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:15h09m [1]
Declination:-11°19' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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