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

2019-05-26 star cluster IC1396 will be visible all night. At 21:35 the object will be placed at northeast, 19° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 04:40 when fade from view as dawn breaks north. Maximum elevation, 70° above horizon, will be reached at 04:39, 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: 2019-05-26
Astronomical night: 21:35 - 04:40 (GMT -5)
IC1396 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk19°30° (Northeast)
SetDawn69°20° (North)
Maximum elevation

04:39

70°

20° (North)

Elevation

IC1396 Celestial motion