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NGC 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces

Altitude: 13.2°   Azimuth: 248.7°   Direction: West-South-West

NGC 7556A is a Galaxy in the Pisces constellation. NGC 7556A is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 7556A 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 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces star
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DSS2 image of NGC 7556A in the Red band.

Key facts about NGC 7556A

NGC 7556A
Galaxy
Pisces

NGC 7556A is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 13.2°
Azimuth: 248.7°
Direction: West-South-West

See also NGC 7556A rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 7556A

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 7556A are provided in the following table:

23h 15m 43s
-02° 23’ 08”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 7556A 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 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces.

Finder chart NGC 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces.

Rise and set times of NGC 7556A 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 7556A - Galaxy in Pisces 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: 92.4°
Max altitude: 36.1°
Azimuth: 267.6°