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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Globular Cluster M 56 Globular Cluster in Lyra Constellation

Size: 8.8' Magnitude: 8.4 Also known as NGC 6779, GCL 110
Credit: NASA & ESA
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Hourly Elevation Jan 18

Globular Cluster M 56 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

19h 16m 35s
30º 11' 07''
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