IC 4518 - Galaxy Pair in Lupus
IC 4518 is a Galaxy Pair in the Lupus constellation. IC 4518 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.
See also IC 4518 rise and set times.
Apparent size of IC 4518The following table reports IC 4518 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4518 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4518
The image below is a photograph of IC 4518 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 4518
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4518 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4518 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.