The galaxy NGC 6792

Image of NGC 6792
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6792 is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible around 18:00 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 22° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 32 minutes after the Sun at 21:20 (EST). In the morning, it will rise at 01:46 – 5 hours and 32 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 31° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:07.

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Name NGC 6792
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lyra
Magnitude:13.40 (B) [2]
10.06 (J) [2]
9.43 (H) [2]
9.10 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SBb
Right ascension:19h20m [2]
Declination:+43°07' [2]
Distance:67.2 Mpc
219.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.74
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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