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NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo

NGC 3874 is a Double Star in the Virgo constellation. NGC 3874 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 3874
Double Star
Virgo
Available Resources for NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 3874

The image below is a photograph of NGC 3874 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 3874 - Double Star in Virgo star
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DSS2 image of NGC 3874 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 3874

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 3874 are provided in the following table:

11h 45m 38s
+08° 34’ 26”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 3874 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 3874 - Double Star in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo.

Finder chart NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo.

Rise ans set times of NGC 3874 from your location

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

Today's NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 81.4°
Max altitude: 47.1°
Azimuth: 278.6°
NGC 3874 - Double Star in Virgo is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom