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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy NGC 6223 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 3.5' x 2.6' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as 7ZW 657, CGCG 299-21, MCG 10-24-40, PGC 58828, UGC 10527
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6223 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 43m 04s
61º 34' 42''
E-S0 -
265 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6223

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