100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:59 17:03
New Moon:Today!

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4248 Galaxy in Canes Venatici Constellation

Size: 2.9' x 1.2' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as CGCG 243-64, CGCG 244-1, MCG 8-22-99, PGC 39461, UGC 7335
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Bruce_Feagle
Size: 4,056 × 3,152 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
Uploaded by Wulf_Pfeiffer
Size: 809 × 610 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by Maxime_Daout
Size: 8,510 × 6,440 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
Uploaded by Alex_Yezkhov
Size: 3,197 × 2,317 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
Uploaded by Patthehorse
Size: 1,337 × 981 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by clodoweg
Size: 2,749 × 2,062 px
Visual Field: 0.4º

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography
View all...

Telescope Simulator

Check how Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4248 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 Jan 16

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4248 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 4248 at hours

Data Sheet

12h 17m 50s
47º 24' 33''
SBb - Barred Spiral
22 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 4248

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The Universe seems neither benign nor hostile, merely indifferent.” Carl Sagan
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.