The galaxy NGC 6912

Image of NGC 6912
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6912 is visible between 21:05 and 02:18. It will become accessible around 21:05, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:40, 32° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:18 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6912
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Capricornus
Magnitude:14.34 (B)[2]
11.23 (J)[2]
10.56 (H)[2]
10.17 (K)[2]
Hubble type:SBc
Right ascension:20h26m [2]
Declination:-18°37' [2]
Distance:4.6 Mpc
15.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-13.97

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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