The galaxy NGC 6906

Image of NGC 6906
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 6906 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:30 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:27, 48° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:48, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 6906
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquila
Magnitude:12.70 (V) [2]
13.70 (B) [3]
10.24 (J) [3]
9.58 (H) [3]
9.33 (K) [3]
Hubble type:SBbc
Right ascension:20h23m [3]
Declination:+06°26' [3]
Distance:54.9 Mpc
179.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.00

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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