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Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
07:46 18:04

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6808 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 54'' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as ESO 73-3, IRAS 19385-7045, PGC 63578
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 6808 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

19h 43m 54s
-70º 37' 56''
Sa - Spiral
159 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6808

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