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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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IC 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -58.4°   Azimuth: 173.8°   Direction: South

IC 4499 is a Globular Cluster in the Apus constellation. IC 4499 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 4499 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 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus star
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DSS2 image of IC 4499 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (5.1 arcmin) and minor (5.1 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 4499

IC 4499
Globular Cluster
Apus

IC 4499 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -58.4°
Azimuth: 173.8°
Direction: South

See also IC 4499 rise and set times.

Given its visual magnitude of 8.56, IC 4499 is visible with the help of a binocular with a 60-70mm aperture or a small telescope.

Available Resources for IC 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus

Photometric information of IC 4499

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 4499 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

8.56

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Apparent size of IC 4499

The following table reports IC 4499 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4499 is a visual representation of it.
5.1 arcmin
5.1 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4499

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4499 are provided in the following table:

15h 00m 19s
-82° 12’ 48”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4499 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 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus.

Finder chart IC 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus.

Rise and set times of IC 4499 from your location

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

IC 4499 - Globular Cluster in Apus is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom