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NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros

Altitude: -36.2°   Azimuth: 310.2°   Direction: North-West

NGC 2313 is a Star in the Monoceros constellation. NGC 2313 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

NGC 2313

NGC 2313 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -36.2°
Azimuth: 310.2°
Direction: North-West

See also NGC 2313 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 14.2, NGC 2313 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 14 inches (350mm) or more.

Available Resources for NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros

Photometric information of NGC 2313

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 2313 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).


For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2313

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2313 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros star
DSS2 image of NGC 2313 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2313

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2313 are provided in the following table:

06h 58m 03s
-07° 56’ 42”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2313 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros.

Finder chart NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2313 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's NGC 2313 - Star in Monoceros rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 97.9°
Max altitude: 30.6°
Azimuth: 262.1°