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IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus

Altitude: 23.7°   Azimuth: 182.0°   Direction: South

IC 367 is a Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in the Eridanus constellation. IC 367 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.

The image below is a photograph of IC 367 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 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus star
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DSS2 image of IC 367 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.74 arcmin) and minor (0.61 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 367

IC 367
Galaxy
Eridanus

IC 367 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 23.7°
Azimuth: 182.0°
Direction: South

See also IC 367 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 14.47, IC 367 is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 14 inches (350mm) or more.

Available Resources for IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus

Photometric information of IC 367

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 367 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).

14.47
10.94
10.21
10.03

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

The surface brightess reported below is an indication of the brightness per unit of angular area of IC 367.

24.31 mag/arcsec2

Apparent size of IC 367

The following table reports IC 367 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 367 is a visual representation of it.
1.74 arcmin
0.61 arcmin
140°

IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus morphological classification

IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus is classified as Elliptical/Spiral (E-S0) according to the Hubble and de Vaucouleurs galaxy morphological classification. The diagram below shows a visual representation of the position of IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus in the Hubble de Vaucouleurs sequence.

IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus
Visualization of the morphological classification of IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus, Elliptical/Spiral (E-S0).
Credits for the background image: Antonio Ciccolella / M. De Leo / CC BY

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 367

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 367 are provided in the following table:

04h 20m 40s
-14° 46’ 51”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 367 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 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus.

Finder chart IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus.

Rise and set times of IC 367 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 367 - Elliptical/Spiral Galaxy in Eridanus 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: 104.8°
Max altitude: 23.7°
Azimuth: 255.2°