IC 2663
DSS image of IC 2663
Overlaid DSS image of IC 2663, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 2663

Type  Star
RA (2000)  11h 15' 32.4"
Dec (2000)  12° 36' 14" N
Constellation  Leo
Description  pB, vS, R, sbM *
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

IC 2663 is a star, confirmed on the print of the original plate. Since the plate has none of Wolf's marks left on it, though, I've had to center up his position in a DSS field, then check the print against DSS. That procedure points unmistakeably at the star.

- IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 2663
Associated objects for IC 2663
Nearby objects for IC 2663
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.

NGC & IC object notes from Harold Corwin licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Additional supplementary material for NGC and IC catalog objects from Courtney Seligman with non-commercial use allowed, found at https://cseligman.com

IC 2663