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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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IC 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 39.4°   Azimuth: 285.6°   Direction: West-North-West

IC 4169 NED01 is a Galaxy in the Canes Venatici constellation. IC 4169 NED01 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 4169 NED01 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 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici star
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DSS2 image of IC 4169 NED01 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.15 arcmin) and minor (0.12 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 4169 NED01

IC 4169 NED01
Galaxy
Canes Venatici

IC 4169 NED01 is above the horizon from Greenwich, UK.

Altitude: 39.4°
Azimuth: 285.6°
Direction: West-North-West

See also IC 4169 NED01 rise and set times.

Given its B magnitude of 19.09, IC 4169 NED01 is visible only through long exposure photography.

Available Resources for IC 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici

Photometric information of IC 4169 NED01

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 4169 NED01 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).

19.09

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 4169 NED01.

23.73 mag/arcsec2

Apparent size of IC 4169 NED01

The following table reports IC 4169 NED01 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4169 NED01 is a visual representation of it.
0.15 arcmin
0.12 arcmin
120°

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4169 NED01

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4169 NED01 are provided in the following table:

13h 05m 12s
+38° 46’ 14”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4169 NED01 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 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici.

Finder chart IC 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici.

Rise and set times of IC 4169 NED01 from your location

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

IC 4169 NED01 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici is circumpolar and transits at 18:51 UTC (altitude: 77.3°)