NGC : NGC5856

Celestial motion
Date: 2024-02-27
Astronomical night: 19:29 - 05:17 (GMT -5)
NGC5856 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
Rise21:4066° (Northeast)
SetDawn68°203° (Southwest)
Maximum elevation

04:41

69°

180° (South)

Elevation

NGC5856 Celestial motion
Information about NGC5856

General information

Star NGC5856 has the magnitude of 6 and is placed in Boötes constellation.

Information for observations

2024-02-27 star NGC5856 will rise at northeast at 21:40 and will be observable until fading from view as dawn breaks. This time (05:17) the object will be placed at southwest. Maximum elevation, 69° above horizon, will be reached at 04:41, when star will be placed at south.
 

NGC5856 on the sky map

NGC5856 on the sky map
Object type

Star

Alternative names

Constellation

Boötes

Magnitude

6

Apparent size-
Right ascension15h 7m 0s
Declination18° 27′ 0″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC5856

International Catalogue (IC)

Nearest objects with greater magnitude
Object typeMagnitude
H VI 44Double Star4.53
H IV 36Double Star3.66