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IC 2156 - Open Cluster

IC 2156 is a Open Cluster in the Gemini constellation. IC 2156 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.

IC 2156
Open Cluster
Gemini
  • IC 2156 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 61° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 2156 - Open Cluster

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2156

The image below is a photograph of IC 2156 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 2156 - Open Cluster star
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DSS2 image of IC 2156 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2156

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2156 are provided in the following table:

06h 04m 51s
+24° 09’ 30”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2156 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 2156 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2156 - Open Cluster.

Finder chart IC 2156 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2156 - Open Cluster.

Rise ans set times of IC 2156 from your location

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

Today's IC 2156 - Open Cluster rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 65.8°
Max altitude: 62.7°
Azimuth: 294.2°
IC 2156 - Open Cluster is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom