100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Planetary Nebula IC 2501 Planetary Nebula in Carina Constellation

Size: 1.8'' Magnitude: 10.4 Also known as ESO 126-PN26, PK 281-5.1

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 2501!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Planetary Nebula IC 2501 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 19

Planetary Nebula IC 2501 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Planetary Nebula IC 2501 at hours

Data Sheet

9h 38m 47s
-60º 05' 28''
PN -
Last visited objects: IC 2501

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“The scenery was very beautiful. But I did not see the Great Wall.” Yang Liwei, China's First Astronaut
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.