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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?
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NGC 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo

Below the horizon.  Rise: 13:14 | Tran: 18:13 | Set: 23:11
Alt: -38.55°   Az: 305.97°   Direction: North-West

NGC 4933 is a Galaxy Triplet in the Virgo constellation. NGC 4933 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.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 4933 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 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo star
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DSS2 image of NGC 4933 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (3.5 arcmin) and minor (3.5 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

13h 05m 15s
-11° 37’ 44”
09h 18m 58s
22h 24m 13s

J2000

13h 03m 57s
-11° 29’ 52”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 4933 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 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo.

Finder chart NGC 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo.

Apparent Size

The following table reports NGC 4933 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 4933 is a visual representation of it.
3.5 arcmin
3.5 arcmin

Rise and Set Times

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

Today's NGC 4933 - Galaxy Triplet in Virgo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 101.6°
Max altitude: 26.9°
Azimuth: 258.4°