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

Globular Cluster M 28 Globular Cluster in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 13.8' Magnitude: 6.9 Also known as NGC 6626, ESO 522-SC23, GCL 94
Uploaded by Marcelo Alves RJ, Brazil
Size: 3,535 × 2,703 px
ISO: 1,600
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Size: 2,310 × 1,782 px
Visual Field: 1.8º

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18h 24m 32s
-24º 52' 09''
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