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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6381 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1' Magnitude: 13.0 Also known as CGCG 300-34, IRAS 17266+6003, KAZ 460, KCPG 518B, KUG 1726+600B, MCG 10-25-38, PGC 60321, UGC 10871
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.9
17h 27m 16s
60º 00' 50''
0.0109
Sc - Spiral
150 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6381

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