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IC 3087 - Double Star

IC 3087 is a Double Star in the Virgo constellation. IC 3087 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 3087
Double Star
Virgo
  • IC 3087 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 23° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 3087 - Double Star

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 3087

The image below is a photograph of IC 3087 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 3087 - Double Star star
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DSS2 image of IC 3087 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 3087

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 3087 are provided in the following table:

12h 16m 27s
+13° 17’ 16”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 3087 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 3087 - Double Star star
Simplified finder chart for IC 3087 - Double Star.

Finder chart IC 3087 - Double Star star
Simplified finder chart for IC 3087 - Double Star.

Rise ans set times of IC 3087 from your location

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

Today's IC 3087 - Double Star rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 76.7°
Max altitude: 51.8°
Azimuth: 283.3°
IC 3087 - Double Star is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom