The galaxy NGC 6296

Image of NGC 6296
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6296 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:52 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your south-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 03:39, 29° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6296
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:14.20 (B)[1]
10.58 (H)[1]
10.27 (K)[1]
11.37 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SABb
Right Ascension:17h08m [1]
Declination:+03°53' [1]
Distance:108.5 Mpc
353.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.98

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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