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

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6909 Galaxy in Telescopium Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 1.1' Magnitude: 11.7 Also known as ESO 285-12, AM 2024-471, PGC 64725
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Elliptical Galaxy NGC 6909 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.3
20h 27m 38s
-47º 01' 37''
0.0093
E5 - Elliptical
128 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6909

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