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IC 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium

IC 4699 is a Planetary Nebula in the Telescopium constellation. IC 4699 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

IC 4699
Planetary Nebula
Telescopium
  • IC 4699 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its visual magnitude of 13, IC 4699 is visible with the help of a telescope havng an aperture of 10 inches (250mm) or more.
Available Resources for IC 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium

Photometric information of IC 4699

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 4699 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).

11.9
13
15.11
15.13
14.34

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

Apparent size of IC 4699

The following table reports IC 4699 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4699 is a visual representation of it.
0.08 arcmin
0.08 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4699

The image below is a photograph of IC 4699 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 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium star
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DSS2 image of IC 4699 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.08 arcmin) and minor (0.08 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4699

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4699 are provided in the following table:

18h 18m 33s
-45° 58’ 59”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4699 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 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium.

Finder chart IC 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium.

Rise ans set times of IC 4699 from your location

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

IC 4699 - Planetary Nebula in Telescopium is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]