NGC 6727 - Reflection Nebula in Corona Australis
NGC 6727 is a Reflection Nebula in the Corona Australis constellation. NGC 6727 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.
Apparent size of NGC 6727The following table reports NGC 6727 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6727 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6727
The image below is a photograph of NGC 6727 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 2.6666666666667x2.6666666666667 degrees (160x160 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6727
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6727 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6727 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 6727 from your location
Today's NGC 6727 - Reflection Nebula in Corona Australis rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):