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IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo

IC 649 is a Galaxy Pair in the Leo constellation. IC 649 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 649
Galaxy Pair
Leo
  • IC 649 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 31° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo

Apparent size of IC 649

The following table reports IC 649 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 649 is a visual representation of it.
0.7 arcmin
0.7 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 649

The image below is a photograph of IC 649 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 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo star
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DSS2 image of IC 649 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.7 arcmin) and minor (0.7 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 649

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 649 are provided in the following table:

10h 50m 52s
+01° 09’ 50”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 649 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 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo.

Finder chart IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo.

Rise ans set times of IC 649 from your location

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

Today's IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 88.8°
Max altitude: 39.7°
Azimuth: 271.2°
IC 649 - Galaxy Pair in Leo is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom