The galaxy NGC 6961

Image of NGC 6961
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6961 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 6961
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:14.80 (B) [2]
12.02 (J) [2]
11.30 (H) [2]
11.07 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:20h47m [2]
Declination:+00°21' [2]
Distance:72.0 Mpc
234.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.49

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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