Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Weather for Jul 26 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
09:39 22:44

Galaxy NGC 1771 Galaxy in Dorado Constellation

Size: 1.8' x 30'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as ESO 85-27, IRAS 04585-6322, PGC 16472
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 1771!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 1771 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 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 1771 occurs at 09:49 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 1771 at hours

Mid January

Data Sheet

4h 58m 55s
-63º 17' 53''
Sc - Spiral
229 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 1771