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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6160 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.5' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as CGCG 224-32, MCG 7-34-42, PGC 58199, UGC 10400
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6160 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.9
16h 27m 41s
40º 55' 39''
0.0318
E2 - Elliptical
438 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6160

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