The galaxy NGC 6949

Image of NGC 6949
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6949 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 23:48, 64° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 21:06 (EDT), 54° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:20, 38° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6949
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:15.00 (B)[2]
10.34 (J)[2]
9.55 (H)[2]
9.22 (K)[2]
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:20h35m [2]
Declination:+64°48' [2]
Distance:47.8 Mpc
155.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.40

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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