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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6232 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1.5' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as CGCG 339-16, KAZ 87, MCG 12-16-7, PGC 58841, UGC 10537
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6232 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
16h 43m 19s
70º 37' 56''
0.0148
SBa - Barred Spiral
204 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6232

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