100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5746 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 7.4' x 1.3' Magnitude: 10.3 Also known as CGCG 20-12, IRAS 14424+0209, KCPG 434B, MCG 0-38-5, PGC 52665, UGC 9499
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by MR_IR_AP Žilinský kraj, Slovakia
Size: 1,920 × 1,169 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
ISO: 1,600
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by Jose Leiria, Portugal
Size: 1,395 × 1,035 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by yves
Size: 4,288 × 2,848 px
Visual Field: 0.9º
Uploaded by astrophotoman
Size: 2,364 × 2,509 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
Uploaded by Maxou034
Size: 3,712 × 2,396 px
Visual Field: 0.6º

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography
View all...

Telescope Simulator

Check how Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5746 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 18

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 5746 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 5746 at hours

Data Sheet

14h 44m 55s
1º 57' 21''
SBb - Barred Spiral
79 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5746

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The scenery was very beautiful. But I did not see the Great Wall.” Yang Liwei, China's First Astronaut
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.