IC 4490 - Double Star in Centaurus
IC 4490 is a Double Star in the Centaurus constellation. IC 4490 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4490
The image below is a photograph of IC 4490 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 4490
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4490 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4490 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.