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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6606 Galaxy in Lyra Constellation

Size: 54'' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 227-21, MCG 7-37-25, PGC 61633, UGC 11174
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

22.0
18h 14m 41s
43º 16' 07''
0.0193
Sb - Spiral
265 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6606

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