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IC 353 - Nebula

IC 353 is a Nebula in the Taurus constellation. IC 353 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 353
Available Resources for IC 353 - Nebula

Apparent size of IC 353

The following table reports IC 353 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 353 is a visual representation of it.
181.97 arcmin
30.2 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 353

The image below is a photograph of IC 353 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 6.0656666666667x6.0656666666667 degrees (363.94x363.94 arcmins).

Image of IC 353 - Nebula star
DSS2 image of IC 353 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (181.97 arcmin) and minor (30.2 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 353

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 353 are provided in the following table:

03h 53m 00s
+25° 50’ 52”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 353 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 353 - Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for IC 353 - Nebula.

Finder chart IC 353 - Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for IC 353 - Nebula.

Rise ans set times of IC 353 from your location

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

Today's IC 353 - Nebula rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 64.2°
Max altitude: 64.4°
Azimuth: 295.8°
IC 353 - Nebula is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom