IC 4617
DSS image of IC 4617
Overlaid DSS image of IC 4617, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 4617

Type  Galaxy
Right Ascension  16h 42' 8.2"  (2000)
Declination  36° 41' 3" N
Constellation  Hercules
Description  member of gxy cluster
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 1, 2008    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
Seeing: 8 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Small, dim galaxy halfway between M13 and NGC6207, a smudge of light among a group of 13-14 magnitude stars, no core or detail noted
Other Data Sources for IC 4617
Nearby objects for IC 4617

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IC 4617