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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy NGC 6286 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.2' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as Arp 293, CGCG 299-40, IRAS 16577+5900, MCG 10-24-84, PGC 59352, PRC C-51, UGC 10647
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,369 × 1,012 px
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,369 × 1,012 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Data Sheet

22.4
16h 58m 31s
58º 56' 15''
0.0183
Sb/P -
253 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6286

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