IC 4628
DSS image of IC 4628
Overlaid DSS image of IC 4628, 120' x 120' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 4628

Type  Bright Nebula
Size  90' x 90'
Right Ascension  16h 56' 58.3"  (2000)
Declination  40° 27' 4" S
Constellation  Scorpius
Description  F, eL, E pf, dif
Classification  E
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
May 27, 2006    Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Embedded in the rich star field of Trumpler24 is a faint glow, no visible definition or edges, large, faint, requires a very dark sky to see at all
Other Data Sources for IC 4628
Nearby objects for IC 4628

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IC 4628