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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy NGC 6502 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ESO 103-2, AM 1759-652, PGC 61352
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6502 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 04m 13s
-65º 24' 34''
E-S0 -
252 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6502

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