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NGC 56 - Other Classification

NGC 56 is a Other Classification in the Pisces constellation. NGC 56 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 56
Other Classification
Pisces
  • NGC 56 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 49° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 56 - Other Classification

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 56

The image below is a photograph of NGC 56 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 56 - Other Classification star
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DSS2 image of NGC 56 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 56

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 56 are provided in the following table:

00h 15m 20s
+12° 26’ 40”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 56 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 56 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 56 - Other Classification.

Finder chart NGC 56 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 56 - Other Classification.

Rise ans set times of NGC 56 from your location

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

Today's NGC 56 - Other Classification rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 77.6°
Max altitude: 51.0°
Azimuth: 282.4°
NGC 56 - Other Classification is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom