The galaxy NGC 6661

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC 6661 will become visible around 19:41 (PDT), 77° above your south-western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 02:16.

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Name NGC 6661
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:11.90 (V) [2]
Right ascension:18h34m [3]
Declination:+22°54' [3]
Distance:42.1 Mpc
137.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.22
Visibility from San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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