General informationNGC6992 is the supernova remnant at magnitude 7 that is placed in Cygnus constellation and has apparent size of 60 angular minutes.
Because of low brightness and large angular size, supernova remnant is available for observations through a 5-inch telescope.
Information for observationsTonight, 2020-01-23, supernova remnant NGC6992 will rise at northeast at 09:53 and will sink below the horizon at northwest at 01:56. Maximum elevation, 83° above horizon, will be reached at 17:52, when supernova remnant will be placed at south.
NGC6992 on the sky map
|Right ascension||20h 56m 19s|
|Declination||31° 44′ 36″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|