The galaxy NGC 3162

Image of NGC 3162
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 3162 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:29 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 46° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:56.

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 3162
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:11.60 (V) [2]
12.20 (B) [3]
10.21 (J) [3]
9.62 (H) [3]
9.47 (K) [3]
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:10h13m [3]
Declination:+22°44' [3]
Distance:22.2 Mpc
72.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.13

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

Color scheme