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Mar 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:41 21:42

Galaxy NGC 6696 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 48'' x 12'' Magnitude: 15.1 Also known as MCG 10-26-47, PGC 62215
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6696 as seen from Leesburg
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Data Sheet

18h 40m 05s
59º 19' 59''
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354 M light years
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