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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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clear_day Transit: 12:12  
SunsetSet: 17:24
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NGC 2703 - Double Star in Hydra

Altitude: -41.3°   Azimuth: 11.1°   Direction: North

NGC 2703 is a Double Star in the Hydra constellation. NGC 2703 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.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2703 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 2703 - Double Star in Hydra star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2703 in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 2703

NGC 2703
Double Star
Hydra

NGC 2703 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -41.3°
Azimuth: 11.1°
Direction: North

See also NGC 2703 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 2703 - Double Star in Hydra

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2703

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2703 are provided in the following table:

08h 55m 46s
-03° 18’ 24”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2703 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 2703 - Double Star in Hydra star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2703 - Double Star in Hydra.

Finder chart NGC 2703 - Double Star in Hydra star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2703 - Double Star in Hydra.

Rise and set times of NGC 2703 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 2703 - Double Star in Hydra 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: 93.3°
Max altitude: 35.2°
Azimuth: 266.7°