Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Timezone:
Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

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 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 Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5721 occurs at 19:25 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 5721 at hours

Mid June

Data Sheet

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