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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6166C Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 24'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as MCG 7-34-48, PGC 58244
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 3,352 × 2,532 px
Visual Field: 0.7º

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6166C as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.1
16h 28m 23s
39º 34' 14''
0.0293
E0 - Elliptical
403 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6166C

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