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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6487 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.8' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as CGCG 171-14, MCG 5-42-8, PGC 61039, UGC 11022
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6487 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.8
17h 52m 41s
29º 50' 19''
0.0255
E0 - Elliptical
351 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6487

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