IC 417 - HII Ionized region in Auriga
IC 417 is a HII Ionized region in the Auriga constellation. IC 417 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Apparent size of IC 417The following table reports IC 417 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 417 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 417
The image below is a photograph of IC 417 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 0.43333333333333x0.43333333333333 degrees (26x26 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 417
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 417 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 417 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.