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

Galaxy NGC 3161 Galaxy in Leo Minor Constellation

Size: 48'' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.7 Also known as ARAK 234, CGCG 211-25, MCG 7-21-22, NPM1G +38.0191, PGC 29837
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 3161!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 3161 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 Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 3161 occurs at 15:04 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 3161 at hours

Mid April

Data Sheet

21.5
10h 13m 59s
38º 39' 28''
0.0210
E2 - Elliptical
289 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3161