The galaxy NGC 6901

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6901 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:25 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 49° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:18.

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Name NGC 6901
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquila
Magnitude:14.90 (B) [1]
11.55 (J) [1]
10.82 (H) [1]
10.48 (K) [1]
Hubble type:SBab
Right ascension:20h22m [1]
Declination:+06°25' [1]
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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