100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Spiral Galaxy IC 99 Galaxy in Cetus Constellation

Size: 30'' x 30'' Magnitude: 14.7 Also known as MCG -2-4-34, PGC 4997

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 99!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy IC 99 would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off

Hourly Elevation Jan 20

Spiral Galaxy IC 99 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Spiral Galaxy IC 99 at hours

Data Sheet

1h 22m 27s
-12º 57' 09''
Sc - Spiral
679 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 99

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons.” Edwin Hubble, 1936
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.