Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Location:
Timezone:
Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy NGC 6048 Galaxy in Ursa Minor Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 1.7' Magnitude: 12.3 Also known as CGCG 338-32, MCG 12-15-38, PGC 56484, UGC 10124
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 6048!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 6048 would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off
Re-center

Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6048 occurs at 20:43 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 6048 at hours

Mid July

Data Sheet

22.4
15h 57m 30s
70º 41' 19''
0.0257
E2 - Elliptical
354 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6048