The galaxy NGC 6959

Image of NGC 6959
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6959 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:03 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 46° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:03.

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Name NGC 6959
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:14.60 (B) [1]
11.58 (J) [1]
10.97 (H) [1]
10.61 (K) [1]
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:20h47m [1]
Declination:+00°25' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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