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

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6646 Galaxy in Lyra Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as CGCG 228-10, MCG 7-38-8, PGC 61944, UGC 11258
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 6646 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 29m 38s
39º 51' 54''
Sa - Spiral
265 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6646

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