NGC 6904 - Open Cluster in Vulpecula
NGC 6904 is a Open Cluster in the Vulpecula constellation. NGC 6904 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
NGC 6904 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
See also NGC 6904 rise and set times.
Apparent size of NGC 6904The following table reports NGC 6904 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6904 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6904
The image below is a photograph of NGC 6904 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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6904
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6904 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6904 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 6904 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's NGC 6904 - Open Cluster in Vulpecula rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):