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 dawn sky, rising at 21:10 (EDT) – 9 hours and 10 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 81° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:09.

Name Triangulum Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Pinwheel Galaxy
Triangulum Pinwheel Galaxy
M 33
NGC 598
Magnitude:5.72 (V)[1]
6.27 (B)[1]
4.35 (H)[1]
4.10 (K)[1]
5.04 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.55
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:01h33m [1]
Declination:+30°39' [1]
Distance:883.0 kpc
2878.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.01
14 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




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