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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6255 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 3.6' x 1.5' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as CGCG 197-18, IRAS 16530+3634, KARA 775, KUG 1653+365, MCG 6-37-14, PGC 59244, UGC 10606
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,341 × 1,009 px

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6255 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

23.3
16h 54m 47s
36º 30' 06''
0.0031
SBc - Barred Spiral
42 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6255

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