The galaxy NGC 6952

Image of NGC 6952
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn , NGC 6952 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 23:50, 62° 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.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name NGC 6952
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Right ascension:20h37m [2]
Declination:+66°06' [2]
Distance:23.2 Mpc
75.8 Mlyr [1]

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme