The galaxy NGC 6305

Image of NGC 6305
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6305 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6305
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ara
Magnitude:12.61 (V) [2]
13.02 (B) [2]
9.84 (J) [2]
9.14 (H) [2]
8.89 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.41
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:17h18m [2]
Declination:-59°10' [2]
Distance:35.4 Mpc
115.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.14

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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