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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6878A Galaxy in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 48'' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as ESO 284-29, MCG -7-41-13, PGC 64314
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6878A as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.2
20h 13m 36s
-44º 48' 58''
0.0174
SBb - Barred Spiral
240 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6878A

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