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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Galaxy NGC 6220 Galaxy in Ophiuchus Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 25-4, NPM1G -00.0524, PGC 58979, UGC 10541
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6220 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 47m 13s
-0º 16' 30''
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317 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6220

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