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IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor

IC 2543 is a Galaxy Pair in the Leo Minor constellation. IC 2543 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 2543
Galaxy Pair
Leo Minor
  • IC 2543 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 37° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor

Apparent size of IC 2543

The following table reports IC 2543 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 2543 is a visual representation of it.
0.8 arcmin
0.8 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2543

The image below is a photograph of IC 2543 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 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor star
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DSS2 image of IC 2543 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.8 arcmin) and minor (0.8 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2543

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2543 are provided in the following table:

10h 08m 24s
+37° 50’ 34”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2543 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 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor.

Finder chart IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor.

Rise ans set times of IC 2543 from your location

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

Today's IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 52.2°
Max altitude: 76.4°
Azimuth: 307.8°
IC 2543 - Galaxy Pair in Leo Minor is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom