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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6166 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as 3C 338, CGCG 224-39, MCG 7-34-60, PGC 58265, UGC 10409, V V 364
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

21.5
16h 28m 38s
39º 33' 04''
0.0304
E3 - Elliptical
418 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6166

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