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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6372 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.7' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 140-28, IRAS 17255+2630, MCG 4-41-13, PGC 60330, UGC 10861
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 6372 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
17h 27m 31s
26º 28' 28''
0.0158
Sc - Spiral
218 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6372

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