The galaxy NGC 5728

Image of NGC 5728
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 Fairfield , NGC 5728 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:32 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:25, 31° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:00, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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 5728
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:13.40 (V)[1]
14.34 (B)[1]
8.48 (H)[1]
8.17 (K)[1]
9.18 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.94
Hubble type:Sa
Right Ascension:14h42m [1]
Declination:-17°15' [1]
Distance:30.6 Mpc
99.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.03




Color scheme