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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
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NGC 760 - Double Star in Triangulum

Above the horizon.  Rise: 21:07 | Tran: 6:53 | Set: 16:34
Alt: 5.13°   Az: 39.07°   Direction: North-East

NGC 760 is a Double Star in the Triangulum constellation. NGC 760 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Given its B magnitude of 14.5, NGC 760 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 20 inches (500mm) or more.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 760 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 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of NGC 760 - Double Star in Triangulum star
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DSS2 image of NGC 760 in the Red band.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

01h 59m 13s
+33° 28’ 27”
15h 15m 16s
17h 14m 29s

J2000

01h 57m 47s
+33° 21’ 19”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 760 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 760 - Double Star in Triangulum star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 760 - Double Star in Triangulum.

Finder chart NGC 760 - Double Star in Triangulum star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 760 - Double Star in Triangulum.

Photometric Information

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 760 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).

14.5

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

Rise and Set Times

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

Today's NGC 760 - Double Star in Triangulum rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 56.5°
Max altitude: 72.0°
Azimuth: 303.5°