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NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila

NGC 6859 is a Other Classification in the Aquila constellation. NGC 6859 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

NGC 6859
Other Classification
Aquila
  • NGC 6859 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 38° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6859

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6859 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 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6859 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6859

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6859 are provided in the following table:

20h 03m 50s
+00° 26’ 40”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6859 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 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila.

Finder chart NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6859 from your location

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

Today's NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 89.6°
Max altitude: 39.0°
Azimuth: 270.4°
NGC 6859 - Other Classification in Aquila is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom