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Observatory Parameters
Dec 14
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
03:46 14:54

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6718 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as ESO 104-29, FAIR 502, IRAS 18566-6611, PGC 62688
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6718 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

22.0
19h 01m 28s
-66º 06' 36''
0.0143
SBb - Barred Spiral
198 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6718

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