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NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius

NGC 6966 is a Double Star in the Aquarius constellation. NGC 6966 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 6966
Double Star
Aquarius
  • NGC 6966 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 20° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6966

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6966 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 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6966 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6966

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6966 are provided in the following table:

20h 47m 26s
+00° 22’ 03”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6966 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 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius.

Finder chart NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6966 from your location

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

Today's NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius 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: 38.9°
Azimuth: 270.4°
NGC 6966 - Double Star in Aquarius is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom