General informationCluster with Nebulosity IC1396 has the magnitude of 4 and is placed in Cepheus constellation. The 's apparent sizes are 1.5 angular degrees.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, star cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observations2023-09-25 star cluster IC1396 will be visible all night. At 20:34 the object will be placed at north, 69° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 05:33 when fade from view as dawn breaks northwest. Maximum elevation, 72° above horizon, will be reached at 21:26, when star cluster will be placed at north.
IC1396 on the sky map
Cluster with Nebulosity
|Right ascension||21h 39m 0s|
|Declination||57° 29′ 24″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|