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NGC 6817 NED01 - Galaxy

NGC 6817 NED01 is a Galaxy in the Draco constellation. NGC 6817 NED01 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.

NGC 6817 NED01
Galaxy
Draco
  • NGC 6817 NED01 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 63° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its B magnitude of 16.05, NGC 6817 NED01 is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Photometric information of NGC 6817 NED01

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 6817 NED01 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).

16.05

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

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6817 NED01

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6817 NED01 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 6817 NED01 - Galaxy star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6817 NED01 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6817 NED01

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6817 NED01 are provided in the following table:

19h 37m 20s
+62° 22’ 57”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6817 NED01 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 6817 NED01 - Galaxy star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6817 NED01 - Galaxy.

Finder chart NGC 6817 NED01 - Galaxy star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6817 NED01 - Galaxy.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6817 NED01 from your location

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

NGC 6817 NED01 - Galaxy is circumpolar and transits at 22:14 UTC (altitude: 79.1°)