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IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer

IC 2312 is a Galaxy Pair in the Cancer constellation. IC 2312 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 2312
Galaxy Pair
Cancer
  • IC 2312 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 31° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer

Apparent size of IC 2312

The following table reports IC 2312 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 2312 is a visual representation of it.
0.7 arcmin
0.7 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2312

The image below is a photograph of IC 2312 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 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer star
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DSS2 image of IC 2312 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.7 arcmin) and minor (0.7 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2312

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2312 are provided in the following table:

08h 20m 53s
+18° 30’ 39”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2312 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 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer.

Finder chart IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer.

Rise ans set times of IC 2312 from your location

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

Today's IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 71.5°
Max altitude: 57.0°
Azimuth: 288.5°
IC 2312 - Galaxy Pair in Cancer is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom