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 observations2024-02-27 star cluster IC1396 will be visible all night. At 19:29 the object will be placed at northwest, 17° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 05:17 when fade from view as dawn breaks northeast. Maximum elevation, 32° above horizon, will be reached at 05:16, when star cluster will be placed at northeast.
IC1396 on the sky map
Cluster with Nebulosity
|21h 39m 0s
|57° 29′ 24″
|New General Catalogue (NGC)
|International Catalogue (IC)