IC 424 - Nebula in Orion
IC 424 is a Nebula in the Orion constellation. IC 424 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.
See also IC 424 rise and set times.
Apparent size of IC 424The following table reports IC 424 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 424 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 424
The image below is a photograph of IC 424 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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 424
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 424 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 424 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of IC 424 from your location
Today's IC 424 - Nebula in Orion rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):