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

Galaxy NGC 86 Galaxy in Andromeda Constellation

Size: 42'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.8 Also known as CGCG 479-11, MCG 4-2-9, PGC 1383
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by tedelaney2009 TX, United States
Size: 3,358 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy NGC 86 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

Galaxy NGC 86 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy NGC 86 at hours

Data Sheet

21.7
0h 21m 28s
22º 33' 23''
0.0187
S? -
257 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 86

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons.” Edwin Hubble, 1936
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.