Your guide to the Solar System and the night sky
🌎 Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

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.

NGC 6953
Other Classification
Cepheus
  • NGC 6953 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 34° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 6953 - Other Classification

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).

Image of NGC 6953 - Other Classification star
/>
DSS2 image of NGC 6953 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6953

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6953 are provided in the following table:

20h 37m 45s
+65° 45’ 53”

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°.

Finder chart NGC 6953 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6953 - Other Classification.

Finder chart NGC 6953 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6953 - Other Classification.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6953 from your location

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

NGC 6953 - Other Classification is circumpolar and transits at 15:46 UTC (altitude: 75.7°)