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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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IC 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes

Altitude: -21.9°   Azimuth: 348.3°   Direction: North-North-West

IC 4473 is a Group of Galaxies in the Boötes constellation. IC 4473 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.

The image below is a photograph of IC 4473 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 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes star
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DSS2 image of IC 4473 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.2 arcmin) and minor (1.2 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 4473

IC 4473
Group of Galaxies
Boötes

IC 4473 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -21.9°
Azimuth: 348.3°
Direction: North-North-West

See also IC 4473 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes

Apparent size of IC 4473

The following table reports IC 4473 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4473 is a visual representation of it.
1.2 arcmin
1.2 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4473

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4473 are provided in the following table:

14h 37m 54s
+15° 51’ 42”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4473 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 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes.

Finder chart IC 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes.

Rise and set times of IC 4473 from your location

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

Today's IC 4473 - Group of Galaxies in Boötes rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 74.1°
Max altitude: 54.4°
Azimuth: 285.9°