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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

NGC 733 - Star in Triangulum

Above the horizon.  Rise: 23:39 | Tran: 9:20 | Set: 18:56
Altitude: 38.0°   Azimuth: 82.5°   Direction: East

NGC 733 is a Star in the Triangulum constellation. NGC 733 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 733 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 733 - Star in Triangulum star
DSS2 image of NGC 733 in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 733

NGC 733

NGC 733 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: 38.0°
Azimuth: 82.5°
Direction: East

See also NGC 733 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 15.8, NGC 733 is visible only through long exposure photography.

Available Resources for NGC 733 - Star in Triangulum

Photometric information of NGC 733

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 733 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).


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

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 733

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 733 are provided in the following table:

01h 56m 34s
+33° 03’ 19”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 733 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 733 - Star in Triangulum star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 733 - Star in Triangulum.

Finder chart NGC 733 - Star in Triangulum star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 733 - Star in Triangulum.

Rise and set times of NGC 733 from your location

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

Today's NGC 733 - Star in Triangulum rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 56.9°
Max altitude: 71.6°
Azimuth: 303.1°