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Caldwell Catalog C5

Caldwell C5

Caldwell object C5 is a spiral galaxy located within the constellation Camelopardalis.

Caldwell C5 is best viewed during Winter, is magnitude 9.2*, and can be viewed with large binoculars. It is 18 x 17° in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.

      1. Name:
      1. Type:
      2. spiral galaxy
      1. NGC:
      2. 342
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 9.2
      1. Viewing:
      2. large binoculars
      1. Size:
      2. 18 x 17'
      1. RA:
      2. 03 46.8
      1. Dec:
      2. +68 06'
      1. Season:
      2. Winter


    * The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.

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