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

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6869 Galaxy in Draco Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 1.3' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as CGCG 324-6, MCG 11-24-4, PGC 63972, UGC 11506
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 6869!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6869 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

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6869 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Lenticular Galaxy NGC 6869 at hours

Data Sheet

21.4
20h 00m 42s
66º 13' 41''
0.0091
S0 - Lenticular
126 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 6869

Astronomy Quote of the Day

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