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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6331 Galaxy in Ursa Minor Constellation

Size: 36'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 355-24, DRCG 35-49, MCG 13-12-15, PGC 59513
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6331 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.5
17h 03m 34s
78º 37' 47''
0.0565
E3 - Elliptical
778 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6331

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