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

Galaxy NGC 6680 Galaxy in Hercules Constellation

Size: 42'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as CGCG 143-10, PGC 62210
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6680 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.1
18h 39m 43s
22º 18' 59''
0.0135
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187 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6680

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