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Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Galaxy NGC 6497

Galaxy in Draco constellation (The Dragon). Also known as NGC 6498, CGCG 300-87, IRAS 17506+5929, MCG 10-25-109, PGC 60999, UGC 11020.
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Data Sheet

1.4' x 42''
17h 51m 17s
59º 28' 16''
0.0206
13.50
13.30
SBb - Barred Spiral
283 M light years

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Maximum elevation at 12:36 hours

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Mid July

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