IC : IC1396

Celestial motion
Date: 2021-01-18
Astronomical night: 18:49 - 05:53 (GMT -5)
IC1396 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk40°317° (Northwest)
SetDawn18°29° (Northeast)
Maximum elevation

Dusk

40°

317° (Northwest)

Elevation

IC1396 Celestial motion
Information about IC1396

General information

Cluster 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 observations

Tonight, 2021-01-18, star cluster IC1396 will be visible all night. At 18:49 the object will be placed at northwest, 40° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 05:53 when fade from view as dawn breaks northeast.
 

IC1396 on the sky map

IC1396 on the sky map
Object type

Cluster with Nebulosity

Alternative names

Constellation

Cepheus

Magnitude

4

Apparent size1.5°
Right ascension21h 39m 0s
Declination57° 29′ 24″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

International Catalogue (IC)

IC1396