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Galaxy NGC 6159

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as CGCG 224-29, MCG 7-34-38, NPM1G +42.0441, PGC 58185, UGC 10397.
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1.4' x 1'
14.2
14.4
16h 27m 25s
42º 40' 49''
0.0315
E-S0
433 M light years

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