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Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy NGC 6004 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.7' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 107-46, IRAS 15481+1905, MCG 3-40-51, PGC 56166, UGC 10056
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6004 occurs at 20:36 hours

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Early July

Data Sheet

15h 50m 22s
18º 56' 21''
SBc - Barred Spiral
176 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6004