NGC 5867 - Spiral Galaxy in Draco
NGC 5867 is a Spiral Galaxy in the Draco constellation. NGC 5867 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
NGC 5867 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
See also NGC 5867 rise and set times.
Apparent size of NGC 5867The following table reports NGC 5867 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 5867 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 5867
The image below is a photograph of NGC 5867 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).
NGC 5867 - Spiral Galaxy in Draco morphological classification
NGC 5867 - Spiral Galaxy in Draco is classified as Spiral (SAb) according to the Hubble and de Vaucouleurs galaxy morphological classification. The diagram below shows a visual representation of the position of NGC 5867 - Spiral Galaxy in Draco in the Hubble de Vaucouleurs sequence.
Credits for the background image: Antonio Ciccolella / M. De Leo / CC BY
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 5867
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 5867 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 5867 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 5867 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
NGC 5867 - Spiral Galaxy in Draco is circumpolar and transits at 22:02 UTC (altitude: 85.7°)