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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:55 
Transit: 12:55 
Sunset: 20:56
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NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra

Altitude: -4.8°   Azimuth: 22.5°   Direction: North-North-East

NGC 6765 is a Planetary Nebula in the Lyra constellation. NGC 6765 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6765 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 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6765 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.67 arcmin) and minor (0.67 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 6765

NGC 6765
Planetary Nebula
Lyra

NGC 6765 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -4.8°
Azimuth: 22.5°
Direction: North-North-East

See also NGC 6765 rise and set times.

Given its visual magnitude of 12.9, NGC 6765 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 10 inches (250mm) or more.

Available Resources for NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra

Photometric information of NGC 6765

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 6765 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

13.1
12.9

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Apparent size of NGC 6765

The following table reports NGC 6765 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6765 is a visual representation of it.
0.67 arcmin
0.67 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6765

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6765 are provided in the following table:

19h 11m 07s
+30° 32’ 44”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6765 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 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra.

Finder chart NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra.

Rise and set times of NGC 6765 from your location

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

Today's NGC 6765 - Planetary Nebula in Lyra rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 59.5°
Max altitude: 69.1°
Azimuth: 300.5°