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🌎 Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

IC 2509 - Star

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.

IC 2509
Star
Sextans
  • IC 2509 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 34° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 2509 - Star

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2509

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 star
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DSS2 image of IC 2509 in the Red band.

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 star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2509 - Star.

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

Rise ans set times of IC 2509 from your location

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

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

Azimuth: 84.3°
Max altitude: 44.2°
Azimuth: 275.7°
IC 2509 - Star is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom