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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6073 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as CGCG 108-160, IRAS 16078+1649, MCG 3-41-139, PGC 57353, UGC 10235
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.0
16h 10m 10s
16º 42' 00''
0.0155
Sc - Spiral
213 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6073

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