100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Nov 17
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
05:52 16:51
New Moon:Tomorrow!

Spiral Galaxy NGC 748 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 2.3' x 1.1' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as IRAS 01538-0442, MCG -1-6-4, PGC 7259
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 748!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy NGC 748 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 17

Spiral Galaxy NGC 748 as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Spiral Galaxy NGC 748 at hours

Data Sheet

22.2
1h 56m 21s
-4º 28' 01''
0.0177
Sb - Spiral
244 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 748

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“When I consider how, after sunset, the stars come out gradually in troops from behind the hills and woods, I confess that I could not have contrived a more curious and inspiring sight.” Henry Thoreau
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.