The galaxy NGC 6890

Image of NGC 6890
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn , NGC 6890 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 6° above the horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name NGC 6890
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:14.02 (V)[1]
13.06 (B)[1]
9.31 (H)[1]
9.03 (K)[1]
9.99 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.96
Hubble type:SBb
Right Ascension:20h18m [1]
Declination:-44°48' [1]
Distance:31.8 Mpc
103.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.49

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme