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NGC 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes

Altitude: 42.9°   Azimuth: 95.1°   Direction: East

NGC 5840 is a Other Classification in the Boötes constellation. NGC 5840 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 5840 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 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes star
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DSS2 image of NGC 5840 in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 5840

NGC 5840
Other Classification
Boötes

NGC 5840 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 42.9°
Azimuth: 95.1°
Direction: East

See also NGC 5840 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 5840

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 5840 are provided in the following table:

15h 04m 20s
+29° 30’ 21”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 5840 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 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes.

Finder chart NGC 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes.

Rise and set times of NGC 5840 from your location

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

Today's NGC 5840 - Other Classification in Boötes rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 60.5°
Max altitude: 68.0°
Azimuth: 299.5°