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, 2019-10-15, star cluster IC1396 will be visible all night. At 03:31 the object will be placed at northwest, 60° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 14:23 when fade from view as dawn breaks north. Maximum elevation, 72° above horizon, will be reached at 01:12, 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: 2019-10-15
Astronomical night: 03:31 - 14:23 (GMT 0)
IC1396 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk60°321° (Northwest)
SetDawn10° (North)
Maximum elevation

01:12

72°

360° (North)

Elevation

IC1396 Celestial motion