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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 6132 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as IC 4602, CGCG 80-20, IRAS 16213+1153, MCG 2-42-2, PGC 58002, UGC 10363
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6132 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 23m 38s
11º 47' 12''
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228 M light years
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