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Weather for Jul 29 Night
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12:42 00:00

Galaxy NGC 6461 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 48'' x 24'' Magnitude: 15.1 Also known as CGCG 330-55, CGCG 340-17, MCG 12-17-4, PGC 60659, UGC 10954
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 29

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6461 occurs at 22:18 hours

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Data Sheet

22.5
17h 39m 56s
74º 02' 02''
0.0409
Sab
564 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6461