NGC6368 (Galaxy)

Image of NGC6368
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC6368 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:45, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:29, 68° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:38, 53° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC6368
Object type Galaxy
Other names
NGC 6368[2]
UGC 10856[3]
PGC 60315[4]
Right ascension:17h27m [4]
Declination:+11°32' [4]
Magnitude:13.55 (B) [2]
10.16 (J) [2]
9.48 (H) [2]
9.19 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Distance:34.5 Mpc
112.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.14
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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