Basic object information

Object name: NGC 6207
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.4
Size: 3.0'x1.2'
Position angle: 15
Object classification: Sc
Description: pB,pL,E45,vgmbM
Notes: H II 701;No def nucleus;B * nr center;30' NE from M 13

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 16h 43m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +36 50' 00"

Constellation: Hercules


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 17/18.8.2007 1:15

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 352x

Filter:

Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Visuality: I

Height: 34


Weather: +14C, windy

A typical galaxy near by famous globular M13. Highly elongated in N-S, brighter area in the center, almost stellar core.