The galaxy NGC 6052

Image of NGC 6052
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 6052 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:56 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 65° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:06, 71° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:05, when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name NGC 6052
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 297
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:13.00 (V)[1]
14.39 (B)[1]
10.87 (H)[1]
10.68 (K)[1]
11.58 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.44
Hubble type:Scd
Right Ascension:16h05m [1]
Declination:+20°32' [1]
Distance:122.3 Mpc
398.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-22.44

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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