The galaxy NGC 6500

Image of NGC 6500
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6500 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:25, 41° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 6500
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:12.54 (V)[1]
13.43 (B)[1]
9.42 (H)[1]
9.15 (K)[1]
10.13 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.89
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:17h55m [1]
Declination:+18°20' [1]
Distance:63.7 Mpc
207.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.48

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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