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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 7:03  
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IC 2509 - Star in Sextans

Altitude: 41.8°   Azimuth: 155.5°   Direction: South-South-East

IC 2509 is a Star in the Sextans constellation. IC 2509 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 2509 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 2509 - Star in Sextans star
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DSS2 image of IC 2509 in the Red band.

Key facts about IC 2509

IC 2509
Star
Sextans

IC 2509 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 41.8°
Azimuth: 155.5°
Direction: South-South-East

See also IC 2509 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 2509 - Star in Sextans

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2509

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2509 are provided in the following table:

09h 46m 55s
+05° 42’ 06”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2509 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 2509 - Star in Sextans star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2509 - Star in Sextans.

Finder chart IC 2509 - Star in Sextans star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2509 - Star in Sextans.

Rise and set times of IC 2509 from your location

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

Today's IC 2509 - Star in Sextans rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 84.3°
Max altitude: 44.2°
Azimuth: 275.7°