IC 280 - Other Classification
IC 280 is a Other Classification in the Perseus constellation. IC 280 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 280
The image below is a photograph of IC 280 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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 280
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 280 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 280 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of IC 280 from your location
IC 280 - Other Classification is circumpolar and transits at 02:57 UTC (altitude: 80.9°)