IC 359A - Reflection Nebula
IC 359A is a Reflection Nebula in the Taurus constellation. IC 359A is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Apparent size of IC 359AThe following table reports IC 359A apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 359A is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 359A
The image below is a photograph of IC 359A 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 359A
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 359A are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 359A in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.