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Galaxy NGC 6215

Galaxy in Ara constellation (The Altar). Also known as ESO 137-46, IRAS 16467-5854, PGC 59112.
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2.2' x 2'
11.5
12.8
16h 51m 06s
-58º 59' 35''
0.0052
Sc - Spiral
72 M light years

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