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Spindle Galaxy (NGC5866)


Spindle Galaxy is a lenticular galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 30 Million light years away in the constellation of Draco. It is referred to as NGC(5866) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue. The Lenticular Galaxy's location is 15:06:29.5 (R.A.) and +55:45:48 (Dec.). .

Fact File


NameSpindle Galaxy
TypeLenticular Galaxy
NGC Id5866
ConstellationDraco
TypeLenticular Galaxy
Right Ascension15:06:29.5
Declination+55:45:48
Distance (Lt.Yr)30 Million