100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:59 17:03
New Moon:Today!

Spiral Galaxy IC 681 Galaxy in Crater Constellation

Size: 54'' x 24'' Magnitude: 14.1 Also known as MCG -2-29-17, PGC 34572

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 681!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy IC 681 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
Re-center

Hourly Elevation Jan 16

Spiral Galaxy IC 681 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 681 at hours

Data Sheet

21.6
11h 18m 31s
-12º 08' 25''
0.0181
Sc - Spiral
249 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 681

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The Universe seems neither benign nor hostile, merely indifferent.” Carl Sagan
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.