The galaxy cluster Abell 948

Image of Abell 948
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Abell 948 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 04:40, 58° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 17:37 (EST), 23° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:00, 57° above your northern horizon.

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Name Abell 948
Object Type Galaxy Cluster
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:17.10 (R) [1]
Right ascension:10h17m [1]
Declination:+72°18' [1]




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