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IC 2731 - Star in Leo

Altitude: -3.1°   Azimuth: 296.4°   Direction: West-North-West

IC 2731 is a Star in the Leo constellation. IC 2731 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 2731

IC 2731 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -3.1°
Azimuth: 296.4°
Direction: West-North-West

See also IC 2731 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 2731 - Star in Leo

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2731

The image below is a photograph of IC 2731 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 2731 - Star in Leo star
DSS2 image of IC 2731 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2731

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2731 are provided in the following table:

11h 20m 09s
+13° 33’ 29”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2731 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 2731 - Star in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2731 - Star in Leo.

Finder chart IC 2731 - Star in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2731 - Star in Leo.

Rise ans set times of IC 2731 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 2731 - Star in Leo 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: 76.4°
Max altitude: 52.1°
Azimuth: 283.6°