The galaxy NGC 5903

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 5903 is visible between 23:39 and 01:44. It will become accessible around 23:39, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:42, 23° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 01:44 when it sinks below 21° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 5903
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:11.48 (V) [2]
12.11 (B) [2]
9.04 (J) [2]
8.34 (H) [2]
8.10 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.63
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:15h18m [2]
Declination:-24°04' [2]
Distance:33.9 Mpc
110.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.17
Visibility from Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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