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Galaxy NGC 6056

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as IC 1176, CGCG 108-122, DRCG 34-101, MCG 3-41-100, PGC 57075.
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54'' x 30''
16h 05m 31s
17º 57' 46''
0.0393
13.90
12.90
SB0-a
542 M light years

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