100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
May 22
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
13:20 02:12

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6808 Galaxy in Pavo Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 54'' Magnitude: 11.8 Also known as ESO 73-3, IRAS 19385-7045, PGC 63578
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 6808!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy NGC 6808 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 May 22

Spiral Galaxy NGC 6808 as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Spiral Galaxy NGC 6808 at hours

Data Sheet

20.8
19h 43m 54s
-70º 37' 56''
0.0116
Sa - Spiral
159 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6808

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“Mozart's music is so pure and beautiful that I see it as a reflection of the inner beauty of the Universe.” Albert Einstein
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.