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

Galaxy NGC 6662 Galaxy in Lyra Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as CGCG 173-7, IRAS 18323+3201, MCG 5-44-3, PGC 62059, UGC 11280
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6662 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
18h 34m 11s
32º 03' 53''
0.0177
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244 M light years
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