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TimezoneEurope/London
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Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:02
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NGC 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 66.08°   Az: 306.11°   Direction: North-West

NGC 4199 is a Galaxy Pair in the Ursa Major constellation. NGC 4199 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 4199 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 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of NGC 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major star
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DSS2 image of NGC 4199 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.1 arcmin) and minor (1.1 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

12h 16m 01s
+59° 46’ 16”
02h 42m 21s
14h 58m 23s

J2000

12h 14m 49s
+59° 54’ 26”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 4199 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 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major.

Finder chart NGC 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major.

Apparent Size

The following table reports NGC 4199 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 4199 is a visual representation of it.
1.1 arcmin
1.1 arcmin

Rise and Set Times

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

NGC 4199 - Galaxy Pair in Ursa Major is circumpolar and transits at 16:16 UTC (altitude: 81.7°)