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IC 124 - Star in Cetus

Altitude: -34.8°   Azimuth: 324.0°   Direction: North-West

IC 124 is a Star in the Cetus constellation. IC 124 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.

IC 124

IC 124 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -34.8°
Azimuth: 324.0°
Direction: North-West

See also IC 124 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 14.4, IC 124 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 14 inches (350mm) or more.

Available Resources for IC 124 - Star in Cetus

Photometric information of IC 124

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 124 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).


For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 124

The image below is a photograph of IC 124 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 124 - Star in Cetus star
DSS2 image of IC 124 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 124

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 124 are provided in the following table:

01h 29m 08s
-01° 56’ 12”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 124 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 124 - Star in Cetus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 124 - Star in Cetus.

Finder chart IC 124 - Star in Cetus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 124 - Star in Cetus.

Rise ans set times of IC 124 from your location

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

Today's IC 124 - Star in Cetus rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 91.9°
Max altitude: 36.6°
Azimuth: 268.1°