The galaxy NGC 6106

Image of NGC 6106
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6106 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:16, 58° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:51, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 6106
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:12.20 (V)[2]
13.40 (B)[1]
9.83 (H)[1]
9.62 (K)[1]
10.51 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:16h18m [1]
Declination:+07°24' [1]
Distance:24.6 Mpc
80.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.76

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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