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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules

Below the horizon.  Rise: 16:10 | Tran: 0:17 | Set: 8:28
Altitude: -14.7°   Azimuth: 11.6°   Direction: North-North-East

IC 1238 is a Double Star in the Hercules constellation. IC 1238 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

The image below is a photograph of IC 1238 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).

Image of IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules star
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DSS2 image of IC 1238 in the Red band.

Key facts about IC 1238

IC 1238
Double Star
Hercules

IC 1238 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -14.7°
Azimuth: 11.6°
Direction: North-North-East

See also IC 1238 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 1238

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1238 are provided in the following table:

17h 00m 29s
+23° 04’ 36”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1238 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules.

Finder chart IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules.

Rise and set times of IC 1238 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's IC 1238 - Double Star in Hercules rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 66.9°
Max altitude: 61.6°
Azimuth: 293.1°