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Galaxy NGC 6291

Galaxy in Draco constellation (The Dragon). Also known as CGCG 299-42, MCG 10-24-86, PGC 59435.
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42'' x 24''
14.0
12.7
17h 00m 56s
58º 56' 16''
0.0173
SBb - Barred Spiral
239 M light years

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