NGC 6207

NGC 6207

NGC 6207
NGC 6207 as seen through the Hubble Space Telescope
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 16h 43m 03.7s
Declination +36° 49′ 57″
Redshift 0.002842±0.000005
Helio radial velocity 852±1 km/s
Galactocentric velocity 1012±7 km/s
Type SA(s)C
Apparent dimensions (V) 3.00′ × 1.2′
Apparent magnitude (V) 11.7 +/- 0.4
Absolute magnitude (V) -19.62 +/- 0.48
Other designations
UGC 10521, MCG 6-37-7, ZWG 197.7, PGC 58827, KUG 1641+369, IRAS16412+3655, KARA 766, Uppsala 10521
References: NASA/IPAC extragalactic datatbase, http://spider.seds.org/

NGC 6207 is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Hercules. It is designated as SA(s)C in the galaxy morphological classification scheme and was discovered by William Herschel on 16 May 1787. NGC 6207 is located at about 30 million light years from earth. It is located near the globular cluster Messier 13.[1][2][3][4]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Object No. 1 - NGC 6207". NASA/IPAC extragalactic database. NASA/IPAC. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Revised NGC Data for NGC 6207". Seds. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  3. ^ "NGC 6207 (= PGC 58827)". cseligman. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "NGC 6207". Skyhound. Retrieved 3 October 2015.