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IC 2168 - Double Star in Auriga

IC 2168 is a Double Star in the Auriga constellation. IC 2168 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 2168
Double Star
Auriga
  • IC 2168 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 7° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 2168 - Double Star in Auriga

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2168

The image below is a photograph of IC 2168 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 2168 - Double Star in Auriga star
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DSS2 image of IC 2168 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2168

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2168 are provided in the following table:

06h 33m 47s
+44° 41’ 07”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2168 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 2168 - Double Star in Auriga star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2168 - Double Star in Auriga.

Finder chart IC 2168 - Double Star in Auriga star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2168 - Double Star in Auriga.

Rise ans set times of IC 2168 from your location

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

IC 2168 - Double Star in Auriga is circumpolar and transits at 13:01 UTC (altitude: 83.2°)