The planetary nebula NGC 6439

Image of NGC 6439
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , NGC 6439 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 22:13 (MDT) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:05, 36° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:03, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6439
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.80 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:17h48m [1]
Declination:-16°28' [1]

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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