The galaxy IC 101

Image of IC 101
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Seattle , IC 101 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:39 (PST) as the dusk sky fades, 37° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:35, 52° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:12, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name IC 101
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:15.10 (B) [2]
12.48 (J) [2]
11.78 (H) [2]
11.88 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:01h24m [2]
Declination:+09°55' [2]
Distance:36.5 Mpc
119.2 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-17.71

Seattle

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

47.61°N
122.33°W
PST

Color scheme