100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:36 00:00

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5721 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 18'' x 12'' Magnitude: 14.9 Also known as CGCG 248-16, MCG 8-27-13, PGC 52346
Credit: NGC/IC Project

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for NGC 5721!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5721 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 24

Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5721 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Lenticular Galaxy NGC 5721 at hours

Data Sheet

20.5
14h 38m 53s
46º 40' 28''
0.0363
S0 - Lenticular
500 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5721

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“Quantum physics thus reveals a basic oneness of the Universe.” Erwin Schrodinger
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.