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IC 462 - Star in Lynx

Altitude: 14.8°   Azimuth: 340.6°   Direction: North-North-West

IC 462 is a Star in the Lynx constellation. IC 462 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 462 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 462 - Star in Lynx star
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DSS2 image of IC 462 in the Red band.

Key facts about IC 462

IC 462
Star
Lynx

IC 462 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 14.8°
Azimuth: 340.6°
Direction: North-North-West

See also IC 462 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 462 - Star in Lynx

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 462

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 462 are provided in the following table:

07h 10m 55s
+50° 10’ 50”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 462 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 462 - Star in Lynx star
Simplified finder chart for IC 462 - Star in Lynx.

Finder chart IC 462 - Star in Lynx star
Simplified finder chart for IC 462 - Star in Lynx.

Rise and set times of IC 462 from your location

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

IC 462 - Star in Lynx is circumpolar and transits at 20:46 UTC (altitude: 88.7°)