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Herschel 292 (NGC 5195) - Whirlpool Galaxy companion

Herschel 292 (NGC 5195), also known as Whirlpool Galaxy companion, is a galaxy located within the constellation Canes Venatici. Herschel 292 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 9.6, and can be viewed with large binoculars.

Herschel 292 is also listed in the Messier catalog as object M51B.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 292
      1. NGC:
      2. 5195
      1. Name:
      2. Whirlpool Galaxy companion
      1. Type:
      2. galaxy
      1. Messier reference:
      2. M51B
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 9.6
      1. Season:
      2. Spring
      1. RA:
      2. 13h 30.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +47° 16'

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