The galaxy M 73

Image of M 73
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 73 will become visible at around 17:54 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 28° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 13 minutes after the Sun at 20:56.

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Name M 73
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 6994
Cr 426
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:8.90 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:20h58m [1]
Declination:-12°38' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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