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M 17, "Omega Nebula" NGC 6618
Sgr, 18 h 20.8 m, -16 11'
M(v) 7.0, 46' X 37'
Guided, color film, and LX-200 12-inch telescope. Unfortunately, the negative
was scratched somewhere along the way.
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Last updated on 11-02-99.