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Observatory Parameters
Dec 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
05:40 16:04

Galaxy NGC 6036 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 51-32, IRAS 16020+0400, KCPG 480B, MCG 1-41-10, PGC 56950, UGC 10163
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6036 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.1
16h 04m 30s
3º 52' 05''
0.0184
S0-a -
253 M light years
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