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Galaxy NGC 6587

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as CGCG 113-31, MCG 3-46-20, NPM1G +18.0533, PGC 61607, UGC 11166.
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1.3' x 1.1'
12.9
13.2
18h 13m 50s
18º 49' 32''
0.0103
E/SB0
143 M light years

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