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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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IC 2316 - Double Star in Cancer

Above the horizon.  Rise: 7:19 | Tran: 15:04 | Set: 22:49
Altitude: 28.9°   Azimuth: 94.3°   Direction: East

IC 2316 is a Double Star in the Cancer constellation. IC 2316 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 2316 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 2316 - Double Star in Cancer star
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DSS2 image of IC 2316 in the Red band.

Key facts about IC 2316

IC 2316
Double Star
Cancer

IC 2316 is above the horizon from Greenwich, UK.

Altitude: 28.9°
Azimuth: 94.3°
Direction: East

See also IC 2316 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 2316 - Double Star in Cancer

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2316

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2316 are provided in the following table:

08h 21m 15s
+19° 45’ 33”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2316 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 2316 - Double Star in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2316 - Double Star in Cancer.

Finder chart IC 2316 - Double Star in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2316 - Double Star in Cancer.

Rise and set times of IC 2316 from your location

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

Today's IC 2316 - Double Star in Cancer rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 70.2°
Max altitude: 58.3°
Azimuth: 289.8°