NGC 6217 is a barred spiral galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 67.2 Million LY light years away in the constellation of Ursa Minor.
It is also referred to as NGC(6217) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.
The Barred Spiral Galaxy's location is 16:32:39 (R.A.) and 78:11:53 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 11.00 Magnitude with an apparent dimension of 11.2 . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.
|Type||Barred Spiral Galaxy|
|Distance (Lt.Yr)||67.2 Million LY|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||11.00|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes|
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