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

Galaxy NGC 6143 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.1 Also known as CGCG 276-11, IRAS 16205+5512, MCG 9-27-24, PGC 57919, UGC 10358
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.6
16h 21m 42s
55º 05' 10''
0.0177
SBbc -
244 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6143

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