100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Galaxy NGC 906 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 1.6' Magnitude: 12.9 Also known as CGCG 539-14, IRAS 02221+4152, MCG 7-6-12, PGC 9188, UGC 1868
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by astrophotoman
Size: 1,796 × 2,585 px
Uploaded by Giosi_Amante
Size: 1,381 × 2,025 px

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 906 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 17

Galaxy NGC 906 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 906 at hours

Data Sheet

22.7
2h 25m 16s
42º 05' 25''
0.0156
SBab -
215 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 906

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The Universe is not fair and it is never going to be fair.” Daniel Keys Moran
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.