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The fireworks galaxy from earlier this year, one of only 2 pictures finished this winter. NGC6946, is an intermediate spiral galaxy about 18 million light-years away, in the constellations Cepheus and Cygnus. It was discovered by William Herschel on September 9, 1798
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