The galaxy NGC 6587

Image of NGC 6587
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 6587 will become visible around 20:22 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 58° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 02:56.

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Name NGC 6587
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:12.10 (V) [2]
14.30 (B) [3]
10.13 (J) [3]
9.38 (H) [3]
9.15 (K) [3]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:18h13m [3]
Declination:+18°49' [3]
Distance:38.2 Mpc
124.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.81

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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