The galaxy NGC 3344

Image of NGC 3344
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 3344 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:05 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 74° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:38, 75° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:06, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 3344
Object Type Galaxy
Constellation:Leo Minor
Magnitude:9.86 (V)[1]
10.54 (B)[1]
7.65 (H)[1]
7.44 (K)[1]
8.20 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.68
Hubble type:Sbc
Right Ascension:10h43m [1]
Declination:+24°55' [1]
Distance:6.1 Mpc
19.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.07




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