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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:35  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:45
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IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus

Altitude: 14.4°   Azimuth: 166.3°   Direction: South-South-East

IC 1892 is a Galaxy Pair in the Eridanus constellation. IC 1892 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 1892 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).

Image of IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus star
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DSS2 image of IC 1892 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (2 arcmin) and minor (2 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 1892

IC 1892
Galaxy Pair
Eridanus

IC 1892 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 14.4°
Azimuth: 166.3°
Direction: South-South-East

See also IC 1892 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus

Apparent size of IC 1892

The following table reports IC 1892 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 1892 is a visual representation of it.
2 arcmin
2 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 1892

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1892 are provided in the following table:

03h 08m 27s
-23° 03’ 15”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1892 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 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus.

Finder chart IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus.

Rise and set times of IC 1892 from your location

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

Today's IC 1892 - Galaxy Pair in Eridanus rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 113.1°
Max altitude: 15.5°
Azimuth: 246.9°