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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6070 Galaxy in Serpens Constellation

Size: 3.6' x 1.8' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as CGCG 23-17, IRAS 16074+0050, MCG 0-41-4, PGC 57345, UGC 10230
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

22.5
16h 09m 58s
0º 42' 35''
0.0067
Sc - Spiral
92 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6070

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