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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6379 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 1' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as IC 4636, CGCG 111-44, CGCG 112-2, IRAS 17283+1619, MCG 3-44-10, PGC 60421, UGC 10886
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 6379 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 30m 34s
16º 17' 18''
Sc - Spiral
275 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6379

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