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Galaxy NGC 6174

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as 3ZW 82, CGCG 224-47, MCG 7-34-82, NPM1G +40.0423, PGC 58334.
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36'' x 36''
14.0
13.0
16h 29m 23s
40º 52' 30''
0.0275
E-S0
379 M light years

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