IC 1740 - Double Star in Fornax
IC 1740 is a Double Star in the Fornax constellation. IC 1740 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 1740
The image below is a photograph of IC 1740 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 1740
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1740 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1740 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.