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IC 4816 - Nova Star

IC 4816 is a Nova Star in the Sagittarius constellation. IC 4816 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 4816
Nova Star
Sagittarius
  • IC 4816 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its B magnitude of 4.5, IC 4816 is barely visible to the naked eye, easily visible with the help of a small binocular.
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Photometric information of IC 4816

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 4816 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).

4.5
15.61
15.33
14.84

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

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4816

The image below is a photograph of IC 4816 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 4816 - Nova Star star
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DSS2 image of IC 4816 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4816

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4816 are provided in the following table:

19h 01m 50s
-13° 09’ 42”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4816 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 4816 - Nova Star star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4816 - Nova Star.

Finder chart IC 4816 - Nova Star star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4816 - Nova Star.

Rise ans set times of IC 4816 from your location

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

Today's IC 4816 - Nova Star rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 103.2°
Max altitude: 25.4°
Azimuth: 256.8°
IC 4816 - Nova Star is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom