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 22:40, 71° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 18:45 (EST), 49° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:28, 29° 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]
7.93 (J) [1]
7.23 (H) [1]
7.00 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.97
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:09h11m [1]
Declination:+60°02' [1]




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