The galaxy NGC 6239

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6239 is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:56 (EDT), 72° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:30, 88° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:56, 42° 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]
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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