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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6068A Galaxy in Ursa Minor Constellation

Size: 54'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 354-30, CGCG 355-4, KAZ 52, KCPG 476A, MCG 13-11-17, NPM1G +79.0130, PGC 56363
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

20.8
15h 54m 47s
78º 59' 08''
0.0133
S0 - Lenticular
184 M light years
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