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

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6796 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 24'' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as CGCG 302-11, IRAS 19208+6102, MCG 10-27-10, PGC 63121, UGC 11432
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6796 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

20.9
19h 21m 31s
61º 08' 42''
0.0073
Sbc - Barred Spiral
100 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6796

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