100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Galaxy NGC 6246A Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 2' x 2' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as CGCG 276-50, CGCG 277-7, IRAS 16492+5528, MCG 9-27-101, PGC 59090, UGC 10584
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 6246A!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 6246A 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 Jan 18

Galaxy NGC 6246A as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 6246A at hours

Data Sheet

23.7
16h 50m 14s
55º 23' 05''
0.0175
SBc/P -
242 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6246A

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The scenery was very beautiful. But I did not see the Great Wall.” Yang Liwei, China's First Astronaut
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.