The galaxy NGC 6794

Image of NGC 6794
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6794 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 12° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6794
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.88 (B) [2]
10.54 (J) [2]
9.83 (H) [2]
9.62 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sab
Right ascension:19h28m [2]
Declination:-38°55' [2]
Distance:96.5 Mpc
314.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.04

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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