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NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer

NGC 2744 is a Galaxy Pair in the Cancer constellation. NGC 2744 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 2744
Galaxy Pair
Cancer
  • NGC 2744 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 54° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer

Apparent size of NGC 2744

The following table reports NGC 2744 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 2744 is a visual representation of it.
1.2 arcmin
1.2 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2744

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2744 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 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2744 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.2 arcmin) and minor (1.2 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2744

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2744 are provided in the following table:

09h 04m 39s
+18° 27’ 37”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2744 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 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer.

Finder chart NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2744 from your location

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

Today's NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair 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: 71.5°
Max altitude: 57.0°
Azimuth: 288.5°
NGC 2744 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom