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IC 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices

Altitude: -1.0°   Azimuth: 316.7°   Direction: North-West

IC 3579 is a Star in the Coma Berenices constellation. IC 3579 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 3579
Coma Berenices

IC 3579 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -1.0°
Azimuth: 316.7°
Direction: North-West

See also IC 3579 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices

Photometric information of IC 3579

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 3579 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).


For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 3579

The image below is a photograph of IC 3579 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 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices star
DSS2 image of IC 3579 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 3579

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 3579 are provided in the following table:

12h 36m 33s
+26° 06’ 14”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 3579 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 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for IC 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices.

Finder chart IC 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for IC 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices.

Rise ans set times of IC 3579 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 3579 - Star in Coma Berenices 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: 63.9°
Max altitude: 64.6°
Azimuth: 296.1°