100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6780 Galaxy in Telescopium Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as ESO 184-62, AM 1918-555, IRAS 19187-5552, PGC 63151
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 6780!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6780 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 21

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6780 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 6780 at hours

Data Sheet

22.4
19h 22m 50s
-55º 46' 32''
0.0117
SBc - Barred Spiral
161 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6780

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons.” Edwin Hubble, 1936
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.