Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6689
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.3
Size: 4.0'x1.3'
Position angle: 171
Object classification: SBcd
Description: pF,L,R,bet 2*

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 18h 34m 48.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +70 31' 00"

Constellation: Draco

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 8/9.9.2007 1:05

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 352x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.6

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Visuality: I

Height: 62

Weather: +4C

Highly elongated in NW-SE, brighter in the middle, ~14 mag star involved in the NW edge.