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Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:46 18:04

Galaxy NGC 6500 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.2 Also known as CGCG 113-8, IRAS 17537+1820, KCPG 526A, MCG 3-46-3, NPM1G +18.0528, PGC 61123, UGC 11048
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Data Sheet

22.2
17h 55m 59s
18º 20' 19''
0.0100
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138 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6500

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