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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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NGC 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo

Below the horizon.  Rise: 11:27 | Tran: 18:10 | Set: 0:53
Alt: -26.91°   Az: 336.16°   Direction: North-North-West

NGC 5100 is a Galaxy Pair in the Virgo constellation. NGC 5100 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 5100 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 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo star
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DSS2 image of NGC 5100 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.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

13h 22m 12s
+08° 51’ 13”
10h 34m 25s
23h 56m 38s

J2000

13h 20m 58s
+08° 58’ 54”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 5100 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 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo.

Finder chart NGC 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo.

Apparent Size

The following table reports NGC 5100 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 5100 is a visual representation of it.
1.4 arcmin
1.4 arcmin

Rise and Set Times

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

Today's NGC 5100 - Galaxy Pair in Virgo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 81.1°
Max altitude: 47.4°
Azimuth: 278.9°