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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:44  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:38
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NGC 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major

Altitude: 64.9°   Azimuth: 100.2°   Direction: East

NGC 3180 is a HII Ionized region in the Ursa Major constellation. NGC 3180 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 3180 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 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major star
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DSS2 image of NGC 3180 in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 3180

NGC 3180
HII Ionized region
Ursa Major

NGC 3180 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 64.9°
Azimuth: 100.2°
Direction: East

See also NGC 3180 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 3180

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 3180 are provided in the following table:

10h 18m 10s
+41° 26’ 42”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 3180 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 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major.

Finder chart NGC 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major.

Rise and set times of NGC 3180 from your location

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

NGC 3180 - HII Ionized region in Ursa Major is circumpolar and transits at 23:37 UTC (altitude: 80.0°)