Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Weather for Jul 29 Night
Clouds Seeing
First Quarter
12:42 00:00

Galaxy NGC 1728 Galaxy in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 2' x 42'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as MCG -2-13-30, PGC 16495, V V 699
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 1728!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 1728 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 Jul 29

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 1728 occurs at 09:37 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 1728 at hours

Mid January

Data Sheet

4h 59m 27s
-11º 07' 23''
Sa - Spiral
173 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1728