The galaxy NGC 6836

Image of NGC 6836
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6836 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:18 (EDT) – 4 hours and 34 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 28° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:38.

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Name NGC 6836
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.00 (B)[1]
Hubble type:SABm
Right Ascension:19h54m [1]
Declination:-12°41' [1]
Distance:23.3 Mpc
76.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.84

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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