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Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy NGC 6209 Galaxy in Apus Constellation

Size: 2' x 1.6' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as ESO 43-8, AM 1649-723, IRAS 16489-7230, PGC 59252
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6209 occurs at 21:41 hours

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Data Sheet

21.7
16h 54m 57s
-72º 35' 12''
0.0196
Sbc - Barred Spiral
269 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6209