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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 6158 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 54'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 224-31, MCG 7-34-41, PGC 58198
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6158 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 27m 40s
39º 23' 00''
E-S0 -
413 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6158

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