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Galaxy NGC 6660

Galaxy in Hercules constellation (The Son of Zeus). Also known as NGC 6661, CGCG 143-3, IRAS 18324+2252, MCG 4-44-3, PGC 62072, UGC 11282.
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1.8' x 1.1'
12.1
12.6
18h 34m 36s
22º 54' 32''
0.0141
S0-a
195 M light years

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