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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
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IC 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices

Below the horizon.  Rise: 12:32 | Tran: 20:23 | Set: 4:18
Altitude: -12.6°   Azimuth: 329.6°   Direction: North-North-West

IC 869 is a Galaxy Pair in the Coma Berenices constellation. IC 869 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.

The image below is a photograph of IC 869 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 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices star
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DSS2 image of IC 869 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1 arcmin) and minor (1 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about IC 869

IC 869
Galaxy Pair
Coma Berenices

IC 869 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -12.6°
Azimuth: 329.6°
Direction: North-North-West

See also IC 869 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices

Apparent size of IC 869

The following table reports IC 869 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 869 is a visual representation of it.
1 arcmin
1 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 869

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 869 are provided in the following table:

13h 17m 30s
+20° 40’ 51”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 869 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 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for IC 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices.

Finder chart IC 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices star
Simplified finder chart for IC 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices.

Rise and set times of IC 869 from your location

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

Today's IC 869 - Galaxy Pair in Coma Berenices rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 69.3°
Max altitude: 59.2°
Azimuth: 290.7°