The Triangulum Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Triangulum Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 60 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Triangulum Galaxy is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:58 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:54, 81° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:43, when it sinks to 21° above your western horizon.

Name Triangulum Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Pinwheel Galaxy
Triangulum Pinwheel Galaxy
M 33
NGC 598
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Brightness (V):Mag 5.7
Right Ascension:01h33m
Declination:+30°39'
Distance:883.0 kpc
2878.6 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.03
Events
15 Oct 2018  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2019  –  M33 is well placed
14 Oct 2020  –  M33 is well placed
14 Oct 2021  –  M33 is well placed
14 Oct 2022  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2023  –  M33 is well placed
14 Oct 2024  –  M33 is well placed
14 Oct 2025  –  M33 is well placed

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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