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Observatory Parameters
May 27
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
18:35 04:54

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6079 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 1' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as IC 1200, CGCG 338-43, MCG 12-15-50, PGC 56946, UGC 10206
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.7
16h 04m 28s
69º 39' 58''
0.0249
E3 - Elliptical
342 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6079

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