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NGC 6028

NGC 6028, NGC 6046, MCG+03-41-043, LEDA 56716

RA: 16h 01m 29.1s
Dec: +19° 21′ 33″

Con: Hercules
Ch: MSA:1230, U2:155, SA:8

Ref: NGC/IC

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Type: galaxy, S0-a

Mag: B=14.4, V=13.5

Size: 1.3′ x 1.1′
PA: 30°

History and Accurate Positions for the NGC/IC Objects (Corwin 2004)

NGC 6028 = NGC 6046, which see.

Published comments

Sulentic & Tifft (1973)

The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 15.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads STELNUC,FDIFRG, *ON NUC.

Buta & Corwin (1986)

Buta & Corwin (1986, Ap.J.Supp 62, p255-281) lists NGC 6028 as a member of the Hercules Supercluster (CGCG Field 108).

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