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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Galaxy NGC 6861E Galaxy in Telescopium Constellation

Size: 1.4' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.3 Also known as ESO 233-42, PGC 64216
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Galaxy NGC 6861E as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
20h 11m 01s
-48º 41' 26''
0.0085
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117 M light years
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