The Hamburger Galaxy (Galaxy)

Image of Hamburger Galaxy
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 25 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Hamburger Galaxy is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 4° above the horizon.

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Name Hamburger Galaxy
Object Type Galaxy
Other Names
C 77
NGC 5128
Centaurus A
Position
Constellation:Centaurus
Magnitude:7.00 (V) [3]
8.18 (B) [2]
4.98 (J) [2]
4.27 (H) [2]
3.94 (K) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.34
Hubble type:S0
Right ascension:13h25m [2]
Declination:-43°01' [2]
Distance:8.9 Mpc
29.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-22.76
Events
13 Apr 2020  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2021  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2022  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2023  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2024  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2025  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2026  –  NGC 5128 is well placed
13 Apr 2027  –  NGC 5128 is well placed

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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