100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Spiral Galaxy NGC 562 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as CGCG 551-20, IRAS 01254+4807, MCG 8-3-25, PGC 5502, UGC 1049
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 562!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy NGC 562 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 20

Spiral Galaxy NGC 562 as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Spiral Galaxy NGC 562 at hours

Data Sheet

1h 28m 29s
48º 23' 12''
Sc - Spiral
471 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 562

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“There are no black holes - in the sense of regimes from which light can't escape to infinity. There are however apparent horizons which persist for a period of time.” Stephen Hawking, 2014
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.