The galaxy NGC 6221

Image of NGC 6221
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6221 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6221
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ara
Magnitude:13.45 (V) [2]
10.90 (B) [2]
8.10 (J) [2]
7.36 (H) [2]
7.12 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-2.55
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:16h52m [2]
Declination:-59°13' [2]
Distance:10.9 Mpc
35.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-16.75

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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