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Jan 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6805 Galaxy in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 54'' Magnitude: 12.8 Also known as ESO 338-14, MCG -6-43-2, PGC 63413
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

21.4
19h 36m 45s
-37º 33' 14''
0.0199
E1 - Elliptical
274 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6805

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