The galaxy NGC 2768

Image of NGC 2768
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2768 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 20:53 (EDT), 68° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:49, 18° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2768
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:9.87 (V)[1]
10.84 (B)[1]
7.23 (H)[1]
7.00 (K)[1]
7.93 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.97
Hubble type:E
Right Ascension:09h11m [1]
Declination:+60°02' [1]
Distance:20.1 Mpc
65.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.64




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