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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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IC 2415 - Star in Cancer

Above the horizon.  Rise: 7:55 | Tran: 15:33 | Set: 23:10
Altitude: 6.5°   Azimuth: 68.1°   Direction: East-North-East

IC 2415 is a Star in the Cancer constellation. IC 2415 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 2415 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 2415 - Star in Cancer star
DSS2 image of IC 2415 in the Red band.

Key facts about IC 2415

IC 2415

IC 2415 is above the horizon from Greenwich, UK.

Altitude: 6.5°
Azimuth: 68.1°
Direction: East-North-East

See also IC 2415 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 16.3, IC 2415 is visible only through long exposure photography.

Available Resources for IC 2415 - Star in Cancer

Photometric information of IC 2415

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 2415 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).


For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2415

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2415 are provided in the following table:

08h 50m 02s
+18° 39’ 05”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2415 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 2415 - Star in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2415 - Star in Cancer.

Finder chart IC 2415 - Star in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2415 - Star in Cancer.

Rise and set times of IC 2415 from your location

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

Today's IC 2415 - Star in Cancer rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 71.3°
Max altitude: 57.2°
Azimuth: 288.7°