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IC 656 - Other Classification in Leo

IC 656 is a Other Classification in the Leo constellation. IC 656 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 656
Other Classification
Leo
  • IC 656 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 6° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 656 - Other Classification in Leo

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 656

The image below is a photograph of IC 656 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 656 - Other Classification in Leo star
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DSS2 image of IC 656 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 656

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 656 are provided in the following table:

10h 55m 08s
+17° 36’ 46”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 656 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 656 - Other Classification in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 656 - Other Classification in Leo.

Finder chart IC 656 - Other Classification in Leo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 656 - Other Classification in Leo.

Rise ans set times of IC 656 from your location

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

Today's IC 656 - Other Classification 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: 72.4°
Max altitude: 56.1°
Azimuth: 287.6°
IC 656 - Other Classification in Leo is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom