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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 6212 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 36'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 224-96, MCG 7-34-142, PGC 58840
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6212 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

16h 43m 23s
39º 48' 25''
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417 M light years
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