NGC 6953 - Other Classification
NGC 6953 is a Other Classification in the Cepheus constellation. NGC 6953 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6953
The image below is a photograph of NGC 6953 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 6953
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6953 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6953 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 6953 from your location
NGC 6953 - Other Classification is circumpolar and transits at 15:46 UTC (altitude: 75.7°)