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Observatory Parameters
Sep 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:11 19:43

Barnard's Galaxy · NGC 6822 Galaxy in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 15.4' x 14.2' Magnitude: 8.7 Also known as IC 4895, C 57, DDO 209, IRAS 19421-1455, MCG -2-50-6, PGC 63616
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Barnard's Galaxy as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

19h 44m 56s
-14º 48' 23''
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1.6 M light years
Last visited objects: Barnard's Galaxy

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