The galaxy NGC 6501

Image of NGC 6501
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6501 will become visible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 62° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 02:01.

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Name NGC 6501
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:12.30 (V) [1]
13.40 (B) [2]
10.08 (J) [2]
9.38 (H) [2]
9.11 (K) [2]
Hubble type:S0-a
Right ascension:17h56m [2]
Declination:+18°22' [2]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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