The galaxy NGC 6703

Image of NGC 6703
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6703 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:53 (EST) – 8 hours and 0 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 56° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name NGC 6703
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lyra
Magnitude:11.34 (V)[1]
12.29 (B)[1]
8.51 (H)[1]
9.17 (J)[1]
8.25 (K)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.95
Hubble type:E-S0
Right Ascension:18h47m [1]
Declination:+45°33' [1]
Distance:28.7 Mpc
93.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.95

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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