The galaxy NGC 7491

Image of NGC 7491
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 7491 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:15 (EDT) – 3 hours and 56 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 24° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 03:43.

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 7491
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:14.50 (B) [2]
12.32 (J) [2]
11.70 (H) [2]
11.53 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right ascension:23h08m [2]
Declination:-05°58' [2]
Distance:96.1 Mpc
313.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.41

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

Color scheme