Your guide to the Solar System and the night sky
Please donate now to help keep TheSkyLive ads-free. This site cannot run without your voluntary donations.
🌎  Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis

NGC 6729 is a Nebula in the Corona Australis constellation. NGC 6729 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

NGC 6729
Nebula
Corona Australis
Available Resources for NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis

Apparent size of NGC 6729

The following table reports NGC 6729 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6729 is a visual representation of it.
25 arcmin
20 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6729

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6729 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 0.83333333333333x0.83333333333333 degrees (50x50 arcmins).

Image of NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis star
/>
DSS2 image of NGC 6729 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (25 arcmin) and minor (20 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6729

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6729 are provided in the following table:

19h 01m 54s
-36° 57’ 28”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6729 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis.

Finder chart NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6729 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's NGC 6729 - 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):

Azimuth: 127.0°
Max altitude: 1.6°
Azimuth: 233.0°
NGC 6729 - Nebula in Corona Australis is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom