The galaxy NGC 2500

Image of NGC 2500
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 2500 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:00, when it rises 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:17, 81° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:23, 75° above your north-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 2500
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lynx
Magnitude:11.62 (V) [1]
12.20 (B) [1]
10.79 (J) [1]
10.16 (H) [1]
9.28 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.58
Hubble type:Scd
Right ascension:08h01m [1]
Declination:+50°44' [1]

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EST

Color scheme