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 Cambridge , Triangulum Galaxy is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 20:23 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 78° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:40.

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Name Triangulum Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
Pinwheel Galaxy
Triangulum Pinwheel Galaxy
M 33
NGC 598
Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:5.72 (V) [2]
6.27 (B) [2]
5.04 (J) [2]
4.35 (H) [2]
4.10 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.55
Hubble type:Sc
Right ascension:01h33m [2]
Declination:+30°39' [2]
Distance:705.2 kpc
2298.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.52
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

Events
14 Oct 2020  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2021  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2022  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2023  –  M33 is well placed
14 Oct 2024  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2025  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2026  –  M33 is well placed
15 Oct 2027  –  M33 is well placed

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

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