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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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NGC 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia

Altitude: -59.3°   Azimuth: 57.2°   Direction: East-North-East

NGC 2973 is a Other Classification in the Antlia constellation. NGC 2973 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2973 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 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2973 in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 2973

NGC 2973
Other Classification
Antlia

NGC 2973 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -59.3°
Azimuth: 57.2°
Direction: East-North-East

See also NGC 2973 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2973

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2973 are provided in the following table:

09h 41m 35s
-30° 02’ 53”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2973 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 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia.

Finder chart NGC 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia.

Rise and set times of NGC 2973 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 2973 - Other Classification in Antlia 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: 120.0°
Max altitude: 8.5°
Azimuth: 240.0°