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

Galaxy NGC 6579 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 24'' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 142-22, MCG 4-43-11, PGC 61562, UGC 11153
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6579 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 12m 31s
21º 25' 13''
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228 M light years
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