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 will become visible at around 20:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 14 minutes after the Sun at 00:13.

Name NGC 6052
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Mrk 297
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Brightness (V):Mag 13.0
Right Ascension:16h05m
Declination:+20°31'
Distance:122.3 Mpc
398.9 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-22.44

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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