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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6173 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as 3ZW 83, CGCG 224-49, MCG 7-34-83, PGC 58348, UGC 10421
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

21.8
16h 29m 44s
40º 48' 40''
0.0293
E3 - Elliptical
404 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6173

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