The galaxy NGC 6215

Image of NGC 6215
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6215 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6215
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ara
Magnitude:11.28 (V) [2]
14.23 (B) [2]
11.38 (J) [2]
10.63 (H) [2]
10.24 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.35
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:16h52m [2]
Declination:-58°56' [2]
Distance:3.4 Mpc
11.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-16.40

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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