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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Galaxy NGC 6289 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 48'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 320-56, CGCG 321-9, MCG 11-21-7, PGC 59322
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.6
16h 57m 44s
68º 30' 51''
0.0366
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504 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6289

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