Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy NGC 5659 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.6' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.9 Also known as CGCG 133-82, MCG 4-34-44, PGC 51875, UGC 9342
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 5659!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 5659 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 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5659 occurs at 19:13 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 5659 at hours

Mid June

Data Sheet

14h 31m 06s
25º 21' 17''
Sb - Spiral
206 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5659