100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5082 Galaxy in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 1.5' x 1' Magnitude: 12.6 Also known as ESO 269-89, DCL 562, MCG -7-27-53, PGC 46566
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 5082!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5082 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 21

Barred Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5082 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 Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5082 at hours

Data Sheet

21.7
13h 20m 39s
-43º 42' 01''
0.0130
SB0 - Barred Lenticular
179 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5082

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“I don't think the human race will survive the next thousand years, unless we spread into space. There are too many accidents that can befall life on a single planet. But I'm an optimist. We will reach out to the stars.” Stephen Hawking
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.