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IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina

Altitude: -80.9°   Azimuth: 213.1°   Direction: South-South-West

IC 2599 is a HII Ionized region in the Carina constellation. IC 2599 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 2599 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 0.66666666666667x0.66666666666667 degrees (40x40 arcmins).

Image of IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina star
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DSS2 image of IC 2599 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (20 arcmin) and minor (20 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 2599

IC 2599
HII Ionized region
Carina

IC 2599 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -80.9°
Azimuth: 213.1°
Direction: South-South-West

See also IC 2599 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina

Apparent size of IC 2599

The following table reports IC 2599 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 2599 is a visual representation of it.
20 arcmin
20 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2599

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2599 are provided in the following table:

10h 37m 27s
-58° 43’ 59”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2599 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 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina.

Finder chart IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina.

Rise and set times of IC 2599 from your location

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

IC 2599 - HII Ionized region in Carina is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt