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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6236 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 2.9' x 1.6' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as CGCG 339-19, IRAS 16450+7052, KAZ 88, MCG 12-16-8, PGC 58891, UGC 10546
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6236 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
16h 44m 34s
70º 46' 47''
0.0043
SBc - Barred Spiral
59 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6236

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