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NGC 2871 - Star in Leo

NGC 2871 is a Star in the Leo constellation. NGC 2871 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 2871
Star
Leo
  • NGC 2871 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 49° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 2871 - Star in Leo

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2871

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2871 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 2871 - Star in Leo star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2871 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2871

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2871 are provided in the following table:

09h 25m 40s
+11° 26’ 39”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2871 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 2871 - Star in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2871 - Star in Leo.

Finder chart NGC 2871 - Star in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2871 - Star in Leo.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2871 from your location

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

Today's NGC 2871 - Star in Leo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 78.6°
Max altitude: 50.0°
Azimuth: 281.4°
NGC 2871 - Star in Leo is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom