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SunriseRise: 5:51  
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SunsetSet: 20:04
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NGC 5922 - Double Star in Boötes

Altitude: 55.7°   Azimuth: 87.0°   Direction: East

NGC 5922 is a Double Star in the Boötes constellation. NGC 5922 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 5922 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 5922 - Double Star in Boötes star
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DSS2 image of NGC 5922 in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 5922

NGC 5922
Double Star
Boötes

NGC 5922 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 55.7°
Azimuth: 87.0°
Direction: East

See also NGC 5922 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 5922 - Double Star in Boötes

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 5922

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 5922 are provided in the following table:

15h 21m 08s
+41° 40’ 14”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 5922 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 5922 - Double Star in Boötes star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5922 - Double Star in Boötes.

Finder chart NGC 5922 - Double Star in Boötes star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5922 - Double Star in Boötes.

Rise and set times of NGC 5922 from your location

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

NGC 5922 - Double Star in Boötes is circumpolar and transits at 01:22 UTC (altitude: 80.2°)