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IC 5151 - Galaxy

IC 5151 is a Galaxy in the Pegasus constellation. IC 5151 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 5151
Galaxy
Pegasus
  • IC 5151 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its B magnitude of 15.5, IC 5151 is visible only through long exposure photography.
Available Resources for IC 5151 - Galaxy

Photometric information of IC 5151

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 5151 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).

15.5
12.68
12.1
11.72

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

Apparent size of IC 5151

The following table reports IC 5151 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 5151 is a visual representation of it.
0.35 arcmin
0.2 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 5151

The image below is a photograph of IC 5151 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 5151 - Galaxy star
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DSS2 image of IC 5151 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.35 arcmin) and minor (0.2 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 5151

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 5151 are provided in the following table:

21h 58m 53s
+03° 45’ 41”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 5151 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 5151 - Galaxy star
Simplified finder chart for IC 5151 - Galaxy.

Finder chart IC 5151 - Galaxy star
Simplified finder chart for IC 5151 - Galaxy.

Rise ans set times of IC 5151 from your location

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

Today's IC 5151 - Galaxy rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 86.2°
Max altitude: 42.3°
Azimuth: 273.8°
IC 5151 - Galaxy is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom