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Observatory Parameters
Feb 24
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
12:22 02:05

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6221 Galaxy in Ara Constellation

Size: 3.5' x 2.5' Magnitude: 9.9 Also known as ESO 138-3, AM 1648-590, IRAS 16484-5908, PGC 59175
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

20.9
16h 52m 46s
-59º 13' 06''
0.0050
SBc - Barred Spiral
69 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6221

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