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- Galaxies (Lyr) -

And (92) Cep (5) Del (13) Leo (105) Peg (115) Tri (48)
Aql (3) Cet (20) Dra (63) Lep (4) Per (25) UMa (139)
Aqr (11) CMi (5) Equ (5) Lib (1) Psc (57) UMi (4)
Ari (35) Cnc (59) Eri (3) LMi (28) Pup (1) Vir (104)
Aur (1) Com (86) Gem (35) Lyn (57) Ser (15) Vul (3)
Boo (15) CrB (31) Her (39) Lyr (21) Sex (13)
Cam (45) CVn (84) Hya (3) Oph (2) Sgr (1)
Cas (6) Cyg (20) Lac (19) Ori (4) Tau (1)

NGC6646 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6646, UGC11258, H2.907
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h29m38.74s / +39°51'54.46"
Brightness / Size: v12.6 mag / 1.6x1.3'
8" f/6, 96x, Bortle 4
Very faint, evenly bright, roundish. I think that I only saw the bright core.
DIFFICULT

NGC6663 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6663, UGC11276
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h33m33.69s / +40°02'56.19"
Brightness / Size: v13.9 mag / 1.0x0.9'
8" f/6, 171x, Bortle 4
Extremely faint, roundish brightening. Glimpsed with averted vision.
DIFFICULT

NGC6671 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6671, UGC11299
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h37m26.16s / +26°25'01.81"
Brightness / Size: b13.8 mag / 1.5x1.3'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
At 37x pretty small and faint at the end of a chain of fainter stars. At 80x evident with averted vision, still quite small, less condensed. At 150x roundish, slightly condensed and barely visible with direct vision.
EASY

NGC6675 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6675, UGC11305
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h37m26.48s / +40°03'27.75"
Brightness / Size: v12.5 mag / 1.8x1.3'
8" f/6, 210x, Bortle 4
At 96x barely, at 210x fairly well seen with averted vision. Slightly oval, faint, evenly bright.
MODERATE

NGC6685 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6685, UGC11317
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h39m58.65s / +39°58'54.15"
Brightness / Size: v13.4 mag / 1.1x0.9'
8" f/6, 200x, Bortle 4
Relatively compact, diffuse, faint, roundish to slightly oval.
DIFFICULT

NGC6688 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6688, UGC11324
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h40m40.12s / +36°17'22.66"
Brightness / Size: v12.6 mag / 1.7x1.7'
8" f/6, 210x, Bortle 4
Roundish, nearly evenly bright. At 96x barely seen with averted vision.
MODERATE

NGC6692 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6692, UGC11330
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h41m41.85s / +34°50'37.77"
Brightness / Size: v13.2 mag / 1.0x0.7'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.0
Slightly oval with a bit brighter center. Overall rather faint. Nearby double star (STF2370 AB) southeast of the galaxy disturbs.
MODERATE

NGC6695 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6695, UGC11340
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h42m42.72s / +40°22'00.69"
Brightness / Size: v13.5 mag / 1.1x0.7'
8" f/6, 210x, Bortle 4
Roundish, diffuse brightening. Easily held with averted vision.
DIFFICULT

NGC6700 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6700, UGC11351
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h46m04.41s / +32°16'46.55"
Brightness / Size: v13.1 mag / 1.4x1.0'
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.3
At 80x pretty faint brightening. At 150x still faint, roundish, quite small, barely condensed.
MODERATE

NGC6702 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6702, UGC11354
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h46m57.58s / +45°42'20.56"
Brightness / Size: v12.2 mag / 1.9x1.5'
8" f/6, 200x, Bortle 4
Well seen with averted vision as diffuse brightening.
MODERATE

NGC6703 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6703, UGC11356
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h47m18.84s / +45°33'02.33"
Brightness / Size: v11.3 mag / 2.7x2.5'
8" f/6, 96x, Bortle 4
Round, diffuse, slight brightening toward the middle.
MODERATE

NGC6710 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6710, UGC11364
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h50m34.15s / +26°50'18.02"
Brightness / Size: v13.1 mag / 1.7x1.1'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4+, SQM-L 21.3
Not really evident, slightly oval. barely condensed.
MODERATE

NGC6713 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6713, UGC11365
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h50m44.57s / +33°57'35.35"
Brightness / Size: v13.4 mag / 0.4x0.3'
8" f/6, 218x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.0
At 150x extremely faint, compact. At 218x round with slightly brighter center. Barely held with averted vision.
DIFFICULT

NGC6745 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6745, UGC11391
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 19h01m41.62s / +40°44'37.18"
Brightness / Size: v13.3 mag / 1.3x0.5'
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.0
Relatively faint, evenly bright, elongated (N-S) with an axial ratio of about 1:3.
MODERATE

NGC6792 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6792, UGC11429
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 19h20m57.41s / +43°07'57.21"
Brightness / Size: v12.1 mag / 2.2x1.3'
8" f/6, 133x, Bortle 4
Extremely faint, evenly bright. Barely seen with averted vision.
DIFFICULT

UGC11338 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: UGC11338
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h42m41.77s / +35°37'34.96"
Brightness / Size: b14.5 mag / 0.5x0.5'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.3 FAILED

UGC11368 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: UGC11368
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h51m29.85s / +26°29'01.52"
Brightness / Size: b15.1 mag / 1.6x0.7'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 20.9
Slightly elongated, rather evenly bright. Well seen with averted vision.
MODERATE

UGC11371 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: UGC11371
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h51m56.15s / +26°29'17.57"
Brightness / Size: b15.5 mag / 1.9x0.7'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 20.9
Close to faint field star, pretty faint, elongated.
MODERATE

UGC11380 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: UGC11380
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 18h56m51.04s / +36°37'26.11"
Brightness / Size: b13.8 mag / 1.5x0.7'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 20.9
Rather faint, evenly bright, oval (1:2).
MODERATE

UGC11404 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS I - 5×5'
Name: UGC11404
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 19h07m03.79s / +29°00'23.07"
Brightness / Size: b14.0 mag / 2.2x1.4'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 20.9
Nearby a fainter field star, slightly elongated with bright, distinct, compact center. Overall pretty small.
MODERATE

UGC11428 (GLX)

DSS
© DSS I - 5×5'
Name: UGC11428
Type: GLX
Constellation: Lyr
Coordinates: 19h20m28.54s / +30°49'31.80"
Brightness / Size: b14.5 mag / 1.2x1.2'
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 20.9
Pretty faint, round, evenly bright.
MODERATE