IC 463 - Galaxy in Lynx
IC 463 is a Galaxy in the Lynx constellation. IC 463 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Apparent size of IC 463The following table reports IC 463 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 463 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 463
The image below is a photograph of IC 463 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 463
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 463 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 463 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 463 from your location
IC 463 - Galaxy in Lynx is circumpolar and transits at 22:42 UTC (altitude: 88.6°)