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Last visited objects: NGC 6251
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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Galaxy NGC 6251

Galaxy in Ursa Minor constellation (The Little Bear). Also known as CGCG 367-13, MCG 14-8-10, NPM1G +82.0085, PGC 58472, UGC 10501.
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Data Sheet

1.8' x 1.5'
16h 32m 31s
82º 32' 17''
0.0247
12.60
13.70
E2 - Elliptical
341 M light years

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Maximum elevation at 11:29 hours

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Best period for observing at
Early July

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