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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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IC 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 66.11°   Az: 266.55°   Direction: West

IC 275 is a Galaxy Triplet in the Perseus constellation. IC 275 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 275 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 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of IC 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus star
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DSS2 image of IC 275 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1 arcmin) and minor (1 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

03h 02m 35s
+44° 26’ 39”
02h 17m 56s
05h 20m 31s

J2000

03h 00m 56s
+44° 20’ 53”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 275 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 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus.

Finder chart IC 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus.

Apparent Size

The following table reports IC 275 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 275 is a visual representation of it.
1 arcmin
1 arcmin

Rise and Set Times

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

IC 275 - Galaxy Triplet in Perseus is circumpolar and transits at 06:48 UTC (altitude: 83.0°)