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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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IC 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus

Below the horizon.  Rise: 15:48 | Tran: 22:41 | Set: 5:38
Altitude: -7.5°   Azimuth: 297.9°   Direction: West-North-West

IC 1243 is a Other Classification in the Ophiuchus constellation. IC 1243 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 1243 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 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of IC 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus star
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DSS2 image of IC 1243 in the Red band.

Apparent Coordinates

17h 11m 34s
+10° 44’ 15”

J2000 Coordinates

17h 10m 24s
+10° 45’ 59”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1243 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 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus.

Finder chart IC 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus.

Rise and Set Times

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

Today's IC 1243 - Other Classification in Ophiuchus rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 79.2°
Max altitude: 49.3°
Azimuth: 280.8°