The galaxy NGC 5915

Image of NGC 5915
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 5915 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:56, 35° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:58, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 5915
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:13.10 (B)[1]
9.99 (H)[1]
9.67 (K)[1]
10.60 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SBb
Right Ascension:15h21m [1]
Declination:-13°05' [1]
Distance:27.6 Mpc
90.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.10

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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