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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6146 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as CGCG 224-18, MCG 7-34-24, PGC 58080, UGC 10379
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.4
16h 25m 10s
40º 53' 33''
0.0294
E2 - Elliptical
405 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6146

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