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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Galaxy NGC 6906 Galaxy in Aquila Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 48'' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 399-6, IRAS 20211+0616, MCG 1-52-3, PGC 64601, UGC 11548
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

20h 23m 34s
6º 26' 39''
SBbc -
223 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6906

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