IC 1023 - Open Cluster in Centaurus
IC 1023 is a Open Cluster in the Centaurus constellation. IC 1023 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.
Apparent size of IC 1023The following table reports IC 1023 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 1023 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 1023
The image below is a photograph of IC 1023 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 1023
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1023 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1023 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.