The galaxy NGC 2976

Image of NGC 2976
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2976 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 20:51 (EDT), 63° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:51, 27° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 2976
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:10.16 (V)[1]
11.03 (B)[1]
7.72 (H)[1]
7.52 (K)[1]
8.35 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.87
Hubble type:Sc
Right Ascension:09h47m [1]
Declination:+67°54' [1]
Distance:3.6 Mpc
11.8 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-17.63




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