Barnard's Galaxy (NGC6822)

Image of Barnard's Galaxy
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 17 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , Barnard's Galaxy is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 01:11, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:35, 42° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:36, 42° above your southern horizon.

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Name Barnard's Galaxy (NGC6822)
Object type Galaxy
Other names
Barnard's Galaxy
C 57[2]
NGC 6822[1]
Right ascension:19h44m [1]
Declination:-14°48' [1]
Magnitude:9.30 (V) [2]
9.36 (B) [1]
7.48 (J) [1]
6.92 (H) [1]
6.72 (K) [1]
Hubble type:IB
B-V Color (mag):-0.69
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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