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IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo

IC 2722 is a Galaxy Triplet in the Leo constellation. IC 2722 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 2722
Galaxy Triplet
Leo
  • IC 2722 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 49° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo

Apparent size of IC 2722

The following table reports IC 2722 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 2722 is a visual representation of it.
0.7 arcmin
0.7 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2722

The image below is a photograph of IC 2722 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 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo star
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DSS2 image of IC 2722 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.7 arcmin) and minor (0.7 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2722

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2722 are provided in the following table:

11h 19m 44s
+13° 57’ 46”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2722 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 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo.

Finder chart IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo.

Rise ans set times of IC 2722 from your location

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

Today's IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 76.0°
Max altitude: 52.5°
Azimuth: 284.0°
IC 2722 - Galaxy Triplet in Leo is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom