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Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy NGC 6251 Galaxy in Ursa Minor Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.5' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as CGCG 367-13, MCG 14-8-10, NPM1G +82.0085, PGC 58472, UGC 10501
Credit: Philippe Crane (European Southern Observatory), and NASA/ESA
Credit: Philippe Crane (European Southern Observatory), and NASA/ESA
Credit: Philippe Crane (European Southern Observatory), and NASA/ESA
Credit: Philippe Crane (European Southern Observatory) and NASA/ESA

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6251 occurs at 21:14 hours

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Data Sheet

22.3
16h 32m 31s
82º 32' 17''
0.0247
E2 - Elliptical
341 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6251