The galaxy NGC 6945

Image of NGC 6945
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6945 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:14 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 41° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:03.

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Name NGC 6945
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:13.50 (B) [2]
10.48 (J) [2]
9.81 (H) [2]
9.48 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E-S0
Right ascension:20h39m [2]
Declination:-04°58' [2]
Distance:45.5 Mpc
148.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.79

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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