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Observatory Parameters
Nov 25
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
12:19 23:07

Galaxy NGC 6312 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 42'' x 42'' Magnitude: 14.2 Also known as CGCG 225-60, MCG 7-35-40, NPM1G +42.0459, PGC 59751
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6312 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 10m 48s
42º 17' 16''
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482 M light years
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