The galaxy NGC 6166

Image of NGC 6166
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 6166 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:56 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 71° above your eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:21, 36° above your north-western horizon.

Name NGC 6166
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:11.78 (V)[1]
16.50 (B)[1]
11.58 (H)[1]
11.46 (K)[1]
12.47 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.00
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:16h28m [1]
Declination:+39°34' [1]
Distance:134.2 Mpc
437.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-23.86

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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