IC : IC1396

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, 2019-07-19, star cluster IC1396 will be visible all night. At 05:43 the object will be placed at northeast, 67° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 12:52 when fade from view as dawn breaks northwest. Maximum elevation, 72° above horizon, will be reached at 06:58, when star cluster will be placed at north.
 

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

Celestial motion
Date: 2019-07-19
Astronomical night: 05:43 - 12:52 (GMT 0)
IC1396 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk67°27° (Northeast)
SetDawn32°320° (Northwest)
Maximum elevation

06:58

72°

360° (North)

Elevation

IC1396 Celestial motion