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IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum

IC 4768 is a Open Cluster in the Scutum constellation. IC 4768 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.

IC 4768
Open Cluster
Scutum
Available Resources for IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4768

The image below is a photograph of IC 4768 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 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum star
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DSS2 image of IC 4768 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4768

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4768 are provided in the following table:

18h 41m 27s
-05° 32’ 04”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4768 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 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum.

Finder chart IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum.

Rise ans set times of IC 4768 from your location

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

Today's IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 95.5°
Max altitude: 33.0°
Azimuth: 264.5°
IC 4768 - Open Cluster in Scutum is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom