The galaxy NGC 6181

Image of NGC 6181
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 6181 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:29 (EST) – 7 hours and 26 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 67° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:50.

Name NGC 6181
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Brightness (V):Mag 11.9
Right Ascension:16h32m
Declination:+19°49'
Distance:33.4 Mpc
108.9 Mlyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.72

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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