We use cookies to deliver essential features and to measure their performance. Learn more.
Keep TheSkyLive Ad-Free! Donate Now!
public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?
All Constellations »  Cancer »  Deep Sky Objects » 

IC 483 - Double Star in Cancer

Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:23 | Tran: 12:50 | Set: 21:17
Alt: 59.02°   Az: 137.07°   Direction: South-East

IC 483 is a Double Star in the Cancer constellation. IC 483 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of IC 483 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 0.5000x0.5000 degrees (30.00x30.00 arcmins).

Image of IC 483 - Double Star in Cancer star
/>
DSS2 image of IC 483 in the Red band.

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

08h 01m 21s
+25° 51’ 23”
22h 28m 17s
06h 29m 39s

J2000

07h 59m 52s
+25° 55’ 31”

Finder Chart

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 483 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 483 - Double Star in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 483 - Double Star in Cancer.

Finder chart IC 483 - Double Star in Cancer star
Simplified finder chart for IC 483 - Double Star in Cancer.

Rise and Set Times

Location: Greenwich, UK
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's IC 483 - Double Star in Cancer rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 64.1°
Max altitude: 64.4°
Azimuth: 295.9°