The galaxy NGC 6798

Image of NGC 6798
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6798 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 01:57 (EST), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 51° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 05:36.

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Name NGC 6798
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:14.50 (B) [1]
10.40 (J) [1]
9.69 (H) [1]
9.40 (K) [1]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:19h24m [1]
Declination:+53°37' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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