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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?
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IC 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius

Above the horizon.  Rise: 21:47 | Tran: 2:59 | Set: 8:08
Alt: 2.73°   Az: 109.48°   Direction: East-South-East

IC 1426 is a Double Star in the Aquarius constellation. IC 1426 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 1426 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 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius star
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DSS2 image of IC 1426 in the Red band.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

22h 05m 09s
-09° 47’ 58”
19h 08m 30s
17h 13m 39s

J2000

22h 03m 51s
-09° 55’ 09”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1426 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 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius.

Finder chart IC 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius.

Rise and Set Times

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

Today's IC 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 99.8°
Max altitude: 28.7°
Azimuth: 260.2°