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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:55  
clear_day Transit: 12:11  
SunsetSet: 17:29
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NGC 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco

Altitude: 73.7°   Azimuth: 32.0°   Direction: North-North-East

NGC 6825 is a Galaxy Pair in the Draco constellation. NGC 6825 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6825 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 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6825 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.72 arcmin) and minor (0.32 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 6825

NGC 6825
Galaxy Pair
Draco

NGC 6825 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 73.7°
Azimuth: 32.0°
Direction: North-North-East

See also NGC 6825 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 15.3, NGC 6825 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 20 inches (500mm) or more.

Available Resources for NGC 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco

Photometric information of NGC 6825

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 6825 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).

15.3
12.1
11.49
11.36

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

Apparent size of NGC 6825

The following table reports NGC 6825 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6825 is a visual representation of it.
0.72 arcmin
0.32 arcmin
170°

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6825

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6825 are provided in the following table:

19h 41m 54s
+64° 04’ 23”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6825 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 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco.

Finder chart NGC 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco.

Rise and set times of NGC 6825 from your location

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

NGC 6825 - Galaxy Pair in Draco is circumpolar and transits at 09:22 UTC (altitude: 77.4°)