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Credit: NASA, ESA and A. Seth (University of Utah, USA)
Credit: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage(STScI/AURA)
Credit: NASA/ESA, Karl Gebhardt (Lick Observatory)

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Galaxy M 60

Galaxy in Virgo constellation (The Maiden). Also known as NGC 4649, Arp 116, CGCG 71-16, KCPG 353B, MCG 2-33-2, PGC 42831, UGC 7898, V V 206, VCC 1978.
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7.6' x 6.2'
8.8
13.0
12h 43m 39s
11º 33' 11''
0.0037
E2 - Elliptical
51 M light years

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