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Last visited objects: NGC 6872
Credit: ESO
Credit: Image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA Acknowledgement: Judy Schmidt (geckzilla.com)

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Galaxy NGC 6872

Galaxy in Pavo constellation (The Peacock). Also known as IC 4970, AM 2011-705, ESO 73-32, ESO 73-33, IRAS 20115-7055, PGC 64413, PGC 64415, V V 297.
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42'' x 12''
20h 16m 57s
-70º 44' 57''
0.0157
13.90
11.70
E-S0
217 M light years

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