The galaxy NGC 6964

Image of NGC 6964
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Fairfield , NGC 6964 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:18 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 47° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:03, 49° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:09, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name NGC 6964
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:12.99 (V) [2]
14.00 (B) [2]
10.47 (J) [2]
9.86 (H) [2]
9.55 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.01
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:20h47m [2]
Declination:+00°18' [2]
Distance:53.5 Mpc
174.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.65




Color scheme