The galaxy NGC 6217

Image of NGC 6217
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6217 is very well placed – it is close enough to the north celestial pole that it is high above the horizon all night.

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Name NGC 6217
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ursa Minor
Magnitude:13.88 (V) [1]
14.37 (B) [1]
9.68 (J) [1]
8.99 (H) [1]
8.68 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.49
Hubble type:Sbc
Right ascension:16h32m [1]
Declination:+78°11' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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