IC 1426 - Double Star in Aquarius
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.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 1426
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 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 1426
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1426 are provided in the following table:
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°.