The galaxy NGC 6917

Image of NGC 6917
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6917 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:32 (EDT) – 5 hours and 27 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 44° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:46.

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Name NGC 6917
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Delphinus
Magnitude:14.30 (B)[1]
10.00 (H)[1]
9.63 (K)[1]
10.68 (J)[1]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right Ascension:20h27m [1]
Declination:+08°05' [1]
Distance:46.2 Mpc
150.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.03

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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