The galaxy NGC 6902

Image of NGC 6902
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6902 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 7° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6902
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.63 (V) [1]
14.19 (B) [1]
12.89 (J) [1]
12.28 (H) [1]
11.95 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.56
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:20h23m [1]
Declination:-43°52' [1]

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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