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IC 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros

Altitude: -27.4°   Azimuth: 331.9°   Direction: North-North-West

IC 448 is a HII Ionized region in the Monoceros constellation. IC 448 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 448 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 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros star
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DSS2 image of IC 448 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (15 arcmin) and minor (10 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 448

IC 448
HII Ionized region
Monoceros

IC 448 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -27.4°
Azimuth: 331.9°
Direction: North-North-West

See also IC 448 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros

Apparent size of IC 448

The following table reports IC 448 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 448 is a visual representation of it.
15 arcmin
10 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 448

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 448 are provided in the following table:

06h 32m 44s
+07° 23’ 19”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 448 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 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for IC 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros.

Finder chart IC 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for IC 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros.

Rise and set times of IC 448 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 448 - HII Ionized region in Monoceros 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: 82.6°
Max altitude: 45.9°
Azimuth: 277.4°