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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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IC 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices

Below the horizon.  Rise: 10:47 | Tran: 18:35 | Set: 2:27
Altitude: -13.9°   Azimuth: 27.9°   Direction: North-North-East

IC 4147 is a Galaxy in the Coma Berenices constellation. IC 4147 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. Given its B magnitude of 17.35, IC 4147 is visible only through long exposure photography.

The image below is a photograph of IC 4147 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 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of IC 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices star
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DSS2 image of IC 4147 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.32 arcmin) and minor (0.17 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Apparent Coordinates

13h 05m 21s
+20° 07’ 11”

J2000 Coordinates

13h 04m 09s
+20° 15’ 03”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4147 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 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices.

Finder chart IC 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices.

Photometric Information

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 4147 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).

17.35

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

Apparent Size

The following table reports IC 4147 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4147 is a visual representation of it.
0.32 arcmin
0.17 arcmin
156°

Rise and Set Times

Location: Greenwich, UK
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's IC 4147 - Galaxy in Coma Berenices rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 69.7°
Max altitude: 58.8°
Azimuth: 290.3°