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Herschel 311 (NGC 5866) - Spindle Galaxy

Herschel 311 (NGC 5866), also known as Spindle Galaxy, is a galaxy located within the constellation Draco. Herschel 311 is best viewed during Summer, is magnitude 10, and can be viewed with small telescope.

Herschel 311 is also listed in the Messier catalog as object M102.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 311
      1. NGC:
      2. 5866
      1. Name:
      2. Spindle Galaxy
      1. Type:
      2. galaxy
      1. Messier reference:
      2. M102
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 10
      1. Season:
      2. Summer
      1. RA:
      2. 15h 6.5m
      1. Dec:
      2. +55° 46'

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