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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 6850 Galaxy in Telescopium Constellation

Size: 2.1' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as ESO 185-56, AM 1959-545, IRAS 19595-5459, PGC 64043
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6850 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

20h 03m 29s
-54º 50' 43''
SB0-a -
229 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6850

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