The galaxy NGC 6482

Image of NGC 6482
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6482 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:28 (EST) – 6 hours and 25 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 58° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name NGC 6482
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:11.45 (V)[1]
12.35 (B)[1]
8.61 (H)[1]
9.35 (J)[1]
8.37 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.90
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:17h51m [1]
Declination:+23°04' [1]
Distance:58.0 Mpc
189.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-22.37

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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