NGC 2653 - Double Star
NGC 2653 is a Double Star in the Camelopardalis constellation. NGC 2653 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2653
The image below is a photograph of NGC 2653 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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2653
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2653 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2653 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 2653 from your location
NGC 2653 - Double Star is circumpolar and transits at 06:30 UTC (altitude: 63.1°)