Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy IC 1028 Galaxy in Boötes Constellation

Size: 1.1' x 36'' Magnitude: 14.0 Also known as CGCG 220-28, MCG 7-30-25, PGC 52005, UGC 9368

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 1028!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy IC 1028 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 Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 1028 occurs at 19:15 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 1028 at hours

Mid June

Data Sheet

14h 33m 16s
41º 39' 02''
Sc - Spiral
245 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 1028