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Weather for Jul 27 Night
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Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy NGC 6408 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.7 Also known as CGCG 112-17, IRAS 17366+1854, MCG 3-45-7, NPM1G +18.0520, PGC 60637, UGC 10930
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6408 occurs at 22:24 hours

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Early August

Data Sheet

17h 38m 47s
18º 52' 42''
SBa - Barred Spiral
181 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6408