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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -60.3°   Azimuth: 238.0°   Direction: West-South-West

NGC 7205 is a Spiral Galaxy in the Tucana constellation. NGC 7205 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 7205 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 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana star
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DSS2 image of NGC 7205 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (3.7 arcmin) and minor (1.71 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 7205

NGC 7205
Galaxy
Tucana

NGC 7205 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -60.3°
Azimuth: 238.0°
Direction: West-South-West

See also NGC 7205 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 11.77, NGC 7205 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 8 inches (200mm) or more.

Available Resources for NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana

Photometric information of NGC 7205

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 7205 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

11.77
8.83
8.21
7.92

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

The surface brightess reported below is an indication of the brightness per unit of angular area of NGC 7205.

22.55 mag/arcsec2

Apparent size of NGC 7205

The following table reports NGC 7205 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 7205 is a visual representation of it.
3.7 arcmin
1.71 arcmin
63°

NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana morphological classification

NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana is classified as Spiral (SAbc) according to the Hubble and de Vaucouleurs galaxy morphological classification. The diagram below shows a visual representation of the position of NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana in the Hubble de Vaucouleurs sequence.

NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana
Visualization of the morphological classification of NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana, Spiral (SAbc).
Credits for the background image: Antonio Ciccolella / M. De Leo / CC BY

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 7205

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 7205 are provided in the following table:

22h 08m 34s
-57° 26’ 33”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 7205 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 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana.

Finder chart NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana.

Rise and set times of NGC 7205 from your location

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

NGC 7205 - Spiral Galaxy in Tucana is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom