NGC 970 - Galaxy Pair in Triangulum
NGC 970 is a Galaxy Pair in the Triangulum constellation. NGC 970 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
- NGC 970 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 18° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Apparent size of NGC 970The following table reports NGC 970 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 970 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 970
The image below is a photograph of NGC 970 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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 970
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 970 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 970 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 970 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's NGC 970 - Galaxy Pair in Triangulum rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):