The galaxy NGC 6806

Image of NGC 6806
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6806 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 8° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6806
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.83 (B) [1]
11.65 (J) [1]
11.05 (H) [1]
10.79 (K) [1]
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:19h37m [1]
Declination:-42°17' [1]

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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