Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Timezone:
Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy IC 901 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 48'' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.6 Also known as CGCG 73-45, MCG 2-35-11, PGC 47954

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 901!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy IC 901 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 Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 901 occurs at 18:21 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 901 at hours

Early June

Data Sheet

22.4
13h 35m 42s
13º 19' 48''
0.0428
Sb - Spiral
590 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 901