NGC 6162
DSS image of NGC 6162
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6162, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6162
GC 5819, MCG +06-36-047, UGC 10403, NPM1G+32.0473, PGC 58238, HCG 82A

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  13.6
Size  0.9' x 0.7' @ 60°
Right Ascension  16h 28' 22.3"  (2000)
Declination  32° 50' 57" N
Constellation  Hercules
Description  F, S, lbM
Classification  SO
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 27, 2011    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Small, faint! a 1'x0.5' patch with no detail, paired with NGC6163 1' west, NGC6161 found 2' south, member of HCG82
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NGC 6162