100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Nov 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:46 18:04

Spiral Galaxy IC 2428 Galaxy in Cancer Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 24'' Magnitude: 13.8 Also known as CGCG 151-4, IRAS 09002+3047, KARA 296, MCG 5-22-1, PGC 25423, UGC 4747

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 2428!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Spiral Galaxy IC 2428 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 Nov 19

Spiral Galaxy IC 2428 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 2428 at hours

Data Sheet

9h 03m 14s
30º 35' 27''
Sc - Spiral
198 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 2428

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“I believe everyone should have a broad picture of how the Universe operates and our place in it. It is a basic human desire. And it also puts our worries in perspective.” Stephen Hawking
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.