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NGC 6962 Facts

NGC 6962 is a liner-type active galaxy nucleus object of interest in space. in the constellation of Aquarius.

It is also referred to as NGC(6962) 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 LINER-type Active Galaxy Nucleus's location is 20 47 19.0647983664 (R.A.) and +00 19 14.919360084 (Dec.).

Travel Time to NGC 6962

The time it will take to travel to this star is dependent on how fast you are going. U.G. has done some calculations as to how long it will take going at differing speeds. A note about the calculations, when I'm talking about years, I'm talking non-leap years only (365 days).

The New Horizons space probe is the fastest probe that we've sent into space at the time of writing. Its primary mission was to visit Pluto which at the time of launch (2006), Pluto was still a planet.

DescriptionSpeed (m.p.h.)Time (years)
Walking40.00
Car1200.00
Airbus A3807360.00
Speed of Sound (Mach 1)767.2690.00
Concorde (Mach 2)1,534.540.00
New Horizons Probe33,0000.00
Speed of Light670,616,629.000.00

Fact File


NameNGC 6962
TypeLINER-type Active Galaxy Nucleus
NGC Id6962
ConstellationAquarius
Right Ascension20 47 19.0647983664
Declination+00 19 14.919360084
Morphological Type2 D
Angular Size1.153 0.877 50 (NIR) C
Radial Velocity4171
Sourcehttp://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad/sim-id?Ident=ngc6962


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