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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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NGC 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo

Below the horizon.  Rise: 9:18 | Tran: 17:54 | Set: 2:34
Altitude: -9.0°   Azimuth: 339.4°   Direction: North-North-West

NGC 3563 is a Galaxy Pair in the Leo constellation. NGC 3563 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 3563 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 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo star
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DSS2 image of NGC 3563 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.4 arcmin) and minor (1.4 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 3563

NGC 3563
Galaxy Pair
Leo

NGC 3563 is below the horizon from Greenwich, UK.

Altitude: -9.0°
Azimuth: 339.4°
Direction: North-North-West

See also NGC 3563 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo

Apparent size of NGC 3563

The following table reports NGC 3563 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 3563 is a visual representation of it.
1.4 arcmin
1.4 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 3563

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 3563 are provided in the following table:

11h 11m 25s
+26° 57’ 44”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 3563 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 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo.

Finder chart NGC 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo.

Rise and set times of NGC 3563 from your location

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

Today's NGC 3563 - Galaxy Pair in Leo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 63.0°
Max altitude: 65.5°
Azimuth: 297.0°