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IC 4940 - Other Classification

IC 4940 is a Other Classification in the Sagittarius constellation. IC 4940 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

IC 4940
Other Classification
Sagittarius
Available Resources for IC 4940 - Other Classification

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 4940

The image below is a photograph of IC 4940 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 4940 - Other Classification star
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DSS2 image of IC 4940 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 4940

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 4940 are provided in the following table:

20h 05m 44s
-44° 42’ 00”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 4940 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 4940 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4940 - Other Classification.

Finder chart IC 4940 - Other Classification star
Simplified finder chart for IC 4940 - Other Classification.

Rise ans set times of IC 4940 from your location

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

IC 4940 - Other Classification is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]