100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:46 18:04

Galaxy NGC 247 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 19.2' x 5.5' Magnitude: 9.1 Also known as ESO 540-22, C 62, IRAS 00446-2101, MCG -4-3-5, PGC 2758, UGCA 11
Credit: ESO
Uploaded by Mark Sansom VIC, Australia
Size: 2,047 × 1,589 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
ISO: 25,600
Uploaded by Jose Lisboa, Portugal
Size: 1,347 × 997 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by TWFowler
Size: 3,232 × 2,424 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by astrophotoman
Size: 1,620 × 2,088 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
Uploaded by Northern Nights
Size: 1,881 × 1,191 px
Credit: ESO and Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 247 would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off
Re-center

Hourly Elevation Nov 19

Galaxy NGC 247 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 247 at hours

Data Sheet

22.8
0h 47m 08s
-20º 45' 36''
0.0005
SBcd -
7.2 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 247

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“I believe everyone should have a broad picture of how the Universe operates and our place in it. It is a basic human desire. And it also puts our worries in perspective.” Stephen Hawking
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.