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IC 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado

Altitude: -46.7°   Azimuth: 122.7°   Direction: East-South-East

IC 2071 is a Group of Galaxies in the Dorado constellation. IC 2071 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 2071 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 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado star
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DSS2 image of IC 2071 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.2 arcmin) and minor (1.2 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 2071

IC 2071
Group of Galaxies
Dorado

IC 2071 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -46.7°
Azimuth: 122.7°
Direction: East-South-East

See also IC 2071 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado

Apparent size of IC 2071

The following table reports IC 2071 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 2071 is a visual representation of it.
1.2 arcmin
1.2 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2071

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2071 are provided in the following table:

04h 26m 12s
-53° 09’ 07”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2071 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 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado.

Finder chart IC 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado.

Rise and set times of IC 2071 from your location

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

IC 2071 - Group of Galaxies in Dorado is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt