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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6038 Galaxy in Corona Borealis Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 195-8, IRAS 16008+3729, MCG 6-35-26, PGC 56812, UGC 10149
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 6038 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.3
16h 02m 40s
37º 21' 33''
0.0313
Sc - Spiral
432 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6038

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