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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Ashburn
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New Moon
07:43 17:57

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6215A Galaxy in Ara Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as ESO 138-4, PGC 59180
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.7
16h 52m 48s
-58º 56' 49''
0.0097
Sb - Spiral
133 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6215A

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