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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6389 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 2.8' x 1.9' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as CGCG 112-5, IRAS 17304+1626, KARA 812, MCG 3-45-1, PGC 60466, UGC 10893
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6389 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 32m 39s
16º 24' 07''
Sbc - Barred Spiral
143 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6389

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