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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Globular Cluster NGC 6717 Globular Cluster in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 5.4' Magnitude: 8.4 Also known as ESO 523-SC14, GCL 105, Pal 9
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Globular Cluster NGC 6717 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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20.7
18h 55m 06s
-22º 42' 00''
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