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IC 397 - Other Classification

IC 397 is a Other Classification in the Auriga constellation. IC 397 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 397
Other Classification
Auriga
  • IC 397 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 66° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 397 - Other Classification

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 397

The image below is a photograph of IC 397 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 397 - Other Classification star
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DSS2 image of IC 397 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 397

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 397 are provided in the following table:

05h 01m 06s
+40° 25’ 29”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 397 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 397 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for IC 397 - Other Classification.

Finder chart IC 397 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for IC 397 - Other Classification.

Rise ans set times of IC 397 from your location

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

IC 397 - Other Classification is circumpolar and transits at 07:32 UTC (altitude: 78.9°)