NGC : NGC6995

Information about NGC6995

General information

Supernova Remnant NGC6995 has the magnitude of 7 and is placed in Cygnus constellation. The 's apparent sizes are 12 angular minutes.
Because of low brightness and large angular size, supernova remnant is available for observations through a 5-inch telescope.

Information for observations

Tonight, 2020-01-23, supernova remnant NGC6995 will rise at northeast at 09:57 and will sink below the horizon at northwest at 01:54. Maximum elevation, 82° above horizon, will be reached at 17:53, when supernova remnant will be placed at south.
 

NGC6995 on the sky map

NGC6995 on the sky map
Object type

Supernova Remnant

Alternative names

Constellation

Cygnus

Magnitude

7

Apparent size12'
Right ascension20h 57m 0s
Declination31° 13′ 0″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC6995

International Catalogue (IC)

Nearest objects with greater magnitude
Object typeMagnitude
H III 113aDouble Star6.78
H II 98Double Star5.75
H II 25Double Star4.2
NGC6871Open Cluster5.2
NGC6940Open Cluster6.3
Celestial motion
Date: 2020-01-23
Astronomical night: 03:21 - 15:23 (GMT 0)
NGC6995 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
Rise09:5748° (Northeast)
Set01:54312° (Northwest)
Maximum elevation

17:53

82°

180° (South)

Elevation

NGC6995 Celestial motion