The galaxy NGC 6239

Image of NGC 6239
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 6239 will become visible around 20:22 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 64° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 01:00 when it dips 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6239
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:12.45 (V) [1]
12.94 (B) [1]
10.94 (J) [1]
10.35 (H) [1]
10.05 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.49
Hubble type:SBb
Right ascension:16h50m [1]
Declination:+42°44' [1]

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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