100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3168 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1' x 54'' Magnitude: 13.4 Also known as CGCG 290-23, MCG 10-15-52, PGC 30001, UGC 5536
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 3168!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3168 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

Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3168 as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3168 at hours

Data Sheet

21.9
10h 16m 23s
60º 14' 06''
0.0315
E1 - Elliptical
434 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3168

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.