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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Fireworks Galaxy · NGC 6946 Galaxy in Cepheus Constellation

Size: 11.2' x 9.8' Magnitude: 8.8 Also known as C 12, UGC 11597
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Fireworks Galaxy as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

20h 34m 54s
60º 09' 00''
SBc - Barred Spiral
Last visited objects: Fireworks Galaxy

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