100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Nov 23
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:02 21:14

Galaxy IC 3540 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 42'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as ARAK 379, CGCG 70-180, MCG 2-32-146, NPM1G +13.0310, PGC 41936, VCC 1614
Uploaded by astrophotoman
Size: 2,245 × 3,077 px

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy IC 3540 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

Hourly Elevation Nov 23

Galaxy IC 3540 as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 3540 at hours

Data Sheet

12h 35m 27s
12º 45' 03''
S0-a -
34 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 3540

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“There they stand, the innumerable stars, shining in order like a living hymn, written in light.” N.P. Willis
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.