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IC 240 - Other Classification

IC 240 is a Other Classification in the Perseus constellation. IC 240 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 240
Other Classification
Perseus
  • IC 240 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 3° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 240 - Other Classification

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 240

The image below is a photograph of IC 240 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 240 - Other Classification star
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DSS2 image of IC 240 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 240

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 240 are provided in the following table:

02h 38m 58s
+41° 43’ 09”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 240 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 240 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for IC 240 - Other Classification.

Finder chart IC 240 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for IC 240 - Other Classification.

Rise ans set times of IC 240 from your location

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

IC 240 - Other Classification is circumpolar and transits at 02:45 UTC (altitude: 80.2°)