100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Spiral Galaxy IC 5050 Galaxy in Aquarius Constellation

Size: 1.3' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.5 Also known as IRAS 20426-0548, MCG -1-53-5, PGC 65310

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 5050!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy IC 5050 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 Jan 19

Spiral Galaxy IC 5050 as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Spiral Galaxy IC 5050 at hours

Data Sheet

22.3
20h 45m 15s
-5º 37' 22''
0.0274
Sb - Spiral
377 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5050

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“If somebody had said before the flight, "Are you going to get carried away looking at the Earth from the moon?" I would have say, "No, no way." But yet when I first looked back at the Earth, standing on the moon, I cried.” Alan Shepard, Astronaut
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.