Basic object information

Object name: NGC 6671
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.8
Size: 1.5'x1.3'
Object classification: S pec
Description: vF,vS,R,mbM

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 18h 37m 24.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +26 25' 00"

Constellation: Lyra

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 6/7.10.2005 23:00

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 305x


Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: -
Visuality: II
Weather: +8C

Strongly elongated in NE-SW direction, the halo is even brightness but the core is stellar. Very tight double star (15+ mag) in SW from the galaxy.