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IC 887 - Other Classification in Virgo

Altitude: 24.0°   Azimuth: 160.0°   Direction: South-South-East

IC 887 is a Other Classification in the Virgo constellation. IC 887 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 887 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 887 - Other Classification in Virgo star
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DSS2 image of IC 887 in the Red band.

Key facts about IC 887

IC 887
Other Classification
Virgo

IC 887 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 24.0°
Azimuth: 160.0°
Direction: South-South-East

See also IC 887 rise and set times.

Available Resources for IC 887 - Other Classification in Virgo

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 887

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 887 are provided in the following table:

13h 24m 11s
-12° 27’ 38”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 887 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 887 - Other Classification in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 887 - Other Classification in Virgo.

Finder chart IC 887 - Other Classification in Virgo star
Simplified finder chart for IC 887 - Other Classification in Virgo.

Rise and set times of IC 887 from your location

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

Today's IC 887 - Other Classification in Virgo rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 102.5°
Max altitude: 26.1°
Azimuth: 257.5°