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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6412 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 2.5' x 2.4' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as Arp 38, CGCG 355-34, CGCG 356-4, IRAS 17313+7544, KARA 813, KAZ 146, MCG 13-12-26, PGC 60393, UGC 10897, V V 444
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6412 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 29m 36s
75º 42' 16''
SBc - Barred Spiral
60 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6412

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