The galaxy NGC 6821

Image of NGC 6821
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6821 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:49 (EDT) – 5 hours and 12 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 36° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:49.

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Name NGC 6821
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquila
Magnitude:14.00 (B)[1]
10.53 (H)[1]
10.15 (K)[1]
11.17 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Scd
Right Ascension:19h44m [1]
Declination:-06°50' [1]
Distance:22.5 Mpc
73.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.76

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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