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Observatory Parameters
Nov 24
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:43 22:09

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6577 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as CGCG 142-17, MCG 4-43-9, NPM1G +21.0543, PGC 61543, UGC 11148
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.0
18h 12m 01s
21º 27' 49''
0.0173
E1 - Elliptical
239 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6577

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