The Triangulum Galaxy (M33)

Image of the Triangulum Galaxy
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 62 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , the Triangulum Galaxy will become visible at around 18:43 (PST), 38° above your western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 22:14.

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Name The Triangulum Galaxy (M33)
Object type Galaxy
Other names
The Triangulum Galaxy
The Pinwheel Galaxy
The Triangulum Pinwheel Galaxy
M33[1]
NGC 598[2]
Position
Right ascension:01h33m [2]
Declination:+30°39' [2]
Constellation:Triangulum
Magnitude:5.79 (V) [2]
6.35 (B) [2]
5.04 (J) [2]
4.35 (H) [2]
4.10 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sc
Distance:705.2 kpc
2298.9 klyr [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.56
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-18.45
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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