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Weather for Jul 26 Night
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Waxing Crescent
09:39 22:44

Galaxy NGC 6982 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 1' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as ESO 235-19, IRAS 20537-5203, PGC 65776
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6982 occurs at 01:47 hours

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Mid September

Data Sheet

21.9
20h 57m 18s
-51º 51' 45''
0.0158
SBa - Barred Spiral
218 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6982