Barnard's Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Barnard's Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 17 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Barnard's Galaxy is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:28 (EDT) – 4 hours and 52 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 31° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:10.

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Name Barnard's Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 57
NGC 6822
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:9.30 (V)[2]
18.00 (B)[1]
6.92 (H)[1]
6.72 (K)[1]
7.48 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):9.90
Hubble type:IB
Right Ascension:19h44m [1]
Declination:-14°48' [1]
Distance:498.0 kpc
1623.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-14.19

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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