NGC 5315 is a planetary nebula in the constellation Circinus. The moon of the third planet in the system sports an intriguing multi-level plateau and twisting canyons under the blue and purple glow of the nebula. The site is named in reference to the Azure Dragon of the West, one of the four mythological spirit creatures of the Chinese constellations.
- Galaxy map search reference: CPD-65 2513
- Distance from previous camp: 2128 LY
- Distance from Earth: 8400 LY
- Total route distance so far: 13773 LY