IC 4701 - Nebula in Sagittarius
IC 4701 is a Nebula in the Sagittarius constellation. IC 4701 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.
See also IC 4701 rise and set times.
Apparent size of IC 4701The following table reports IC 4701 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 4701 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4701
The image below is a photograph of IC 4701 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 2x2 degrees (120x120 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4701
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4701 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4701 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 4701 from your location
Today's IC 4701 - Nebula in Sagittarius rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):