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Fireworks Galaxy or NGC 6946

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Posted 23 September 2019 - 02:29 AM

The Fireworks Galaxy or NGC 6946 is a face-on intermediate spiral galaxy with a small bright nucleus, whose location in the sky straddles the boundary between the northern constellations of Cepheus and Cygnus. Its distance from Earth is about 25.2 million light-years

 

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