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NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer

NGC 2531 is a Other Classification in the Cancer constellation. NGC 2531 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 2531
Other Classification
Cancer
  • NGC 2531 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 31° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2531

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2531 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 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2531 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2531

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2531 are provided in the following table:

08h 08m 00s
+17° 49’ 14”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2531 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 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer.

Finder chart NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2531 from your location

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

Today's NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 72.2°
Max altitude: 56.3°
Azimuth: 287.8°
NGC 2531 - Other Classification in Cancer is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom