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NGC 6246

NGC 6246
Object NGC 6246 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 6246 - galaxy in the constellation Draconis
Type: SBb - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x0.6'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.4m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h49m53s; Dec= 55°32'34"
redshift (z): 0.017792
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6246: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 75.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6246 : PGC 59077, UGC 10580, MCG 9-27-98, CGCG 277-5, CGCG 276-48, IRAS 16488+5537

Nearby objects: NGC 6245, NGC 6246A, NGC 6247, NGC 6248

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