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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6262 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 36'' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 299-39, IRAS 16578+5710, MCG 10-24-80, PGC 59363
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6262 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.8
16h 58m 42s
57º 05' 57''
0.0110
S0 - Lenticular
151 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6262

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