The galaxy M 105

Image of M 105
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Fairfield , M 105 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:30, 61° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:21, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name M 105
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
NGC 3379
Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:9.76 (V) [2]
10.56 (B) [2]
7.17 (J) [2]
6.49 (H) [2]
6.27 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.80
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:10h47m [2]
Declination:+12°34' [2]
Distance:11.7 Mpc
38.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.57

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

Color scheme