IC 1278 - Other Classification in Hercules
IC 1278 is a Other Classification in the Hercules constellation. IC 1278 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
See also IC 1278 rise and set times.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 1278
The image below is a photograph of IC 1278 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 1278
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1278 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1278 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of IC 1278 from your location
Today's IC 1278 - Other Classification in Hercules rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):