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Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy NGC 6299 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 36'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as CGCG 299-51, MCG 10-24-97, NPM1G +62.0209, PGC 59561
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 6299 occurs at 21:51 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 6299 at hours

Late July

Data Sheet

17h 05m 04s
62º 27' 29''
E0 - Elliptical
274 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6299