The galaxy NGC 6236

Image of NGC 6236
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6236 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible around 19:52 (EDT), 56° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:23, 23° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 6236
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Draco
Magnitude:12.70 (B) [2]
12.00 (J) [2]
11.50 (H) [2]
11.34 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:16h44m [2]
Declination:+70°46' [2]
Distance:23.7 Mpc
77.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.17

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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