The galaxy NGC 6916

Image of NGC 6916
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6916 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 00:04 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 57° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 05:09.

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Name NGC 6916
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:15.30 (B) [2]
10.33 (J) [2]
9.55 (H) [2]
9.29 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBbc
Right ascension:20h23m [2]
Declination:+58°20' [2]
Distance:43.9 Mpc
143.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.91

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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