The galaxy NGC 2196

Image of NGC 2196
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 Cambridge , NGC 2196 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:31 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:46, 25° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 21:23, when it sinks to 22° above your south-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 NGC 2196
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lepus
Magnitude:11.20 (V)[2]
11.98 (B)[1]
8.40 (H)[1]
9.07 (J)[1]
8.13 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sa
Right Ascension:06h12m [1]
Declination:-21°48' [1]
Distance:28.8 Mpc
93.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.10

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EST

Color scheme