IC 462 - Star in Lynx
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.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 462
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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 462
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 462 are provided in the following table:
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°.
Rise ans set times of IC 462 from your location
IC 462 - Star in Lynx is circumpolar and transits at 12:52 UTC (altitude: 88.7°)