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Galaxy NGC 6301

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as IC 4643, CGCG 225-49, H IV 57, IRAS 17069+4224, MCG 7-35-34, PGC 59681, UGC 10723.
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1.8' x 1.1'
17h 08m 32s
42º 20' 21''
0.0278
13.40
14.00
Sc - Spiral
384 M light years

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