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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6632 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 3' x 1.4' Magnitude: 12.1 Also known as CGCG 172-32, IRAS 18230+2730, MCG 5-43-18, PGC 61849, UGC 11226
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 1,318 × 769 px

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6632 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 25m 03s
27º 32' 09''
Sbc - Barred Spiral
219 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6632

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