The galaxy NGC 6801

Image of NGC 6801
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6801 is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:06 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 67° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:20, 26° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6801
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:14.80 (B)[1]
11.20 (J)[1]
10.50 (H)[1]
10.39 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:19h27m [1]
Declination:+54°22' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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